Howard, Angela and Hafeez-Baig, Abdul and Howard, Srecko and Gururajan, Raj (2006) A framework for the adoption of wireless technology in healthcare: an Indian study. In: ACIS 2006: 17th Australasian Conference on Information Systems: Thought, Leadership in IS, 6-8 Dec 2006, Adelaide, Australia.
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The factors that are identified as drivers of adoption of wireless technology in the Indian healthcare sector are reported here. The study using both qualitative and quantitative techniques, in which 30 physicians were interviewed and 300 health professionals were surveyed (using a questionnaire) established that in addition to technology factors, other factors such as clinical factors, administration factors and communication factors play key roles in the technology adoption in healthcare. The study also reports new factors of adoption that are particularly relevant to Indian healthcare.
|Item Type:||Conference or Workshop Item (Commonwealth Reporting Category E) (Paper)|
|Additional Information:||Authors retain copyright.|
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||India; Indian; healthcare; healthcare technology; technology adoption; wireless technology|
|Subjects:||320000 Medical and Health Sciences > 321200 Public Health and Health Services > 321203 Health Information Systems (incl. Surveillance)|
|Depositing User:||Assoc Prof Raj Gururajan|
|Date Deposited:||11 Oct 2007 00:53|
|Last Modified:||02 Jul 2013 22:40|
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