IT in the Chinese Healthcare Industry

UNCG Author/Contributor (non-UNCG co-authors, if there are any, appear on document)
Nir B. Kshetri, Professor (Creator)
The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG )
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Abstract: China is leveraging the cloud and mobile computing to enable doctors and other healthcare professionals to collaborate, share information, and more easily access reports, scans, EMRs, lab reports, prescriptions, and medical histories. China is also garnering government support and help from various foreign companies. Here, the author reviews some of these efforts as he examine the current state and future directions of the Chinese healthcare industry.

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Language: English
Date: 2013
hospitals, healthcare industry, China, Chinese healthcare industry, information technology, emerging markets, cloud computing, mobile computing, educational institutions

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