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Evaluation of the impact of information and communication technology on improving health information management practice in University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital

 Department: Health Information Management  
 By: usericon iamjahmeyou  

 Project ID: 4820
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Abstract
The study evaluates the implemented ICT tools at the UNIVERSITY OF ILORIN TEACHING HOSPITAL (UITH). The study adopted a descriptive survey method to gather data from using self-structured questionnaires, administered to fifty (50) health workers in the hospital through a random sampling technique and simple percentage was used to analyze the data obtained. This study reveals that UITH uses ICT to disseminate public health information, track patients' records and update their knowledge in health record management. Also, health information personnel use ICT skills in e-health data, for coding, indexing and statistical purpose and they also have the ability to search the internet for information, online communication with clinicians on health-related information and the ability to use ICT gadgets. Problems that are inherent in attempting to meet the information needs of medical professionals at UITH include lack of power supply, limited access to the internet and electronic information resources, lack of information skills and computer competencies, insufficient funding, obsolete equipment, government policies and inadequate ICT training....
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