Most healthcare providers, whether in large hospital organizations or small private practices, are currently using electronic medical records, charting or other informatics tools in practice. This discussion will focus on the usability of HIT. Please use the questions below to guide the discussion.
What has your personal experience been with the implementation, use and/or evaluation of the systems currently being used in your environment?
What are the success and obstacles that you face in relation to these systems?
What suggestions would you make to administrators, decision makers, product developers in response to some of these strengths and weaknesses?
Do you believe there is importance in end-user testing and feedback? At what point in the process does this become important?