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Bernd Blobel

Prof. Dr. habil, Medical Faculty, University of Regensburg, Germany


  • Original Article   
    Interoperable EHR Systems - Challenges, Standards and Solutions
    Author(s): Bernd Blobel*

    Background: Electronic Health Record Systems (EHRS) and Personal Health Record Systems (PHRS) are core components of infrastructure needed to run any health system. Objectives: As health systems undergo paradigm changes, EHRS and PHRS have to advance as well to meet the related interoperability challenges. Methods: The paper discusses EHR types, implementations and standards, starting with different requirements specifications, systems and systems architectures, standards and solutions. Results: Existing standards and specifications are compared with changing requirements, presenting weaknesses and defining the advancement of EHRS, architectures and related services, embedded in advanced infrastructure systems. Conclusion: Future EHR systems are components in a layered .. Read More»
    DOI: 10.24105/ejbi.2018.14.2.3