Possibility of the introduction of telemedicine in rural villages in Vietnam <From the introduction of medical information system to the vertical integration-type medicine management>

Jitsuzo Katsumata, Tetsuya Toma, Tetsuro Ogi

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Abstract

We have been implementing the research work in order to achieve the rural clinics that can provide the similar quality of clinic performance as that of urban general hospitals. The research work involves the use of common fund in community, from the financial viewpoint, for the purpose of continuous management of clinics in rural villages of developing countries, and the introduction of telemedicine system from the viewpoint of medical quality improvement. Our research fields have been rural villages near Hanoi, Vietnam1). This report is a result of another research work concerning the telemedicine for the clinics of rural villages, covering from the introduction of the vertical integration-type medicine management pursuing the possibility of quality improvement measures in the healthcare at the Vietnamese rural villages through the field research at the Hanoi, the capital city of Vietnam as well as the hub of the IT technology.

Original languageEnglish
Pages1806-1813
Number of pages8
Publication statusPublished - 2010 Dec 1
Event14th Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems, PACIS 2010 - Taipei, Taiwan, Province of China
Duration: 2010 Jul 92010 Jul 12

Other

Other14th Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems, PACIS 2010
CountryTaiwan, Province of China
CityTaipei
Period10/7/910/7/12

Keywords

  • Medical information system
  • Mobile telemedicine van clinic
  • Telemedicine telepathology
  • Vertical integration-type medicine management

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Information Systems

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    Katsumata, J., Toma, T., & Ogi, T. (2010). Possibility of the introduction of telemedicine in rural villages in Vietnam <From the introduction of medical information system to the vertical integration-type medicine management>. 1806-1813. Paper presented at 14th Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems, PACIS 2010, Taipei, Taiwan, Province of China.