Xinhua Hospital: Implementation of EMR Project

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F. Warren McFarlan, Ning Jia, Weiqi Liu, Shanshan Cao
Tsinghua University ()

Established in 1958, Xinhua Hospital affiliated with Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine (hereinafter “Xinhua Hospital”) is a modern integrated teaching and research hospital with a wide range of disciplines and a specialization in pediatrics. . Xinhua Hospital currently has 1,586 beds, 47 clinical departments and 66 specialties. It has three national key disciplines, one Shanghai key discipline, five key disciplines of the Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine, one key laboratory of the Ministry of Education (MOEShanghai Key Laboratory for Children’s Environmental Health), and two clinical centers in Shanghai. . In 2005, Xinhua Hospital established the Shanghai Xinhua Hospital Group with the Shanghai Children’s Medical Center affiliated with the Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine, No. As part of the agreement, the members remain independent legal entities and are financially and operationally independent. Since 2007, Xinhua Hospital has been importing talent to guide its disciplinary development and improve its management through information development. In 2011, the hospital had 3,400 employees and the number of accident and emergency patients reached 3.3 million, the highest in Shanghai; treated 69,000 hospitalized patients and performed 41,000 operations. Xinhua Hospital is a large class 3A public hospital (the highest class in China). The focus of this case study is to understand how it has been possible to implement an information system focused on EMR (electronic patient record, also known as electronic medical record or electronic medical record) within its complicated traditional organizational structure.

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