STAT-HI: A Socio-Technical Assessment Tool for Health Informatics Implementations

Philip Scott
2010 Open Medical Informatics Journal  
This paper proposes a socio-technical assessment tool (STAT-HI) for health informatics implementations. We explore why even projects allegedly using sound methodologies repeatedly fail to give adequate attention to sociotechnical issues, and we present an initial draft of a structured assessment tool for health informatics implementation that encapsulates socio-technical good practice. Further work is proposed to enrich and validate the proposed instrument. This proposal was presented for
more » ... sion at a meeting of the UK Faculty of Health Informatics in December 2009.
doi:10.2174/1874325001004010214 fatcat:wmdeu6fxjfhhnf6qwka2e4snzm