Investigating the effect of hospital information system on the establishment of clinical governance (Case Study: Valiasr Regional Hospital)

Mojtaba Rezaei, Yousef Kanani
2016 unpublished
The aim of this study was to investigating the effects of hospital information systems on the establishment of clinical governance in the Valiasr regional hospital. The research method was descriptive survey and statistical population was all staff of the Valiasr regional hospital. The number of population was 290 people, which use of the Jersey and Morgan table were selected 166 people as a sample. The sample was selected using stratified random from different parts of the hospital. The data
more » ... ospital. The data collection tool was a researcher made questionnaire for each of the variables of hospital information systems and the establishment of clinical governance. The results of Cronbach's alpha were showing the good reliability of questionnaires. The data were analyzed by both descriptive and inferential level by using of indices of mean, standard deviation and linear regression. The results have show of the positive impact of the deployment of clinical governance from level of use of hospital information system. Also survey conducted in different parts of the hospital, such as (admission, outpatient, parts of the hospital, pharmacy, laboratory, radiology, operating room, medical records, registration, accounting and nutrition), as well as have show of positive impact of the use of hospital information system in these sectors on the amount of establishment of clinical governance in Valiasr regional hospital. Introduction Today, with the development and diversification of products and organizations service, as well as the intense competition between them, the organization has been subject to transformation, the ultimate success and even survival of the organization depends on the organization's ability to absorb and use information and knowledge of new technologies to create an advantage for in organization. Therefore, the organization has sought to establish appropriate management information systems have released a timely business information and knowledge of new technologies and use it optimally. (Ramezanian and Bosaghzadeh, 2011). Information system is the organized system that the initial data and information puts in decision makers in the organization and provides able to better make decisions for them. Since, the two concepts of management and decision-making in the office of an organization are inseparable from one another, the existence of and access to information of right, accurate, relevant, timely and adequate that is the information characteristic in the management information system and is a significant factor in management decisions. (Mirkamali et al., 2014). Achieving effective performance in every economic entity is required to identify activities and how to operate it, which it realization, is possible to analyze the flow of information and the structure of activities and management style of institute managers. Success in this area requires to knowledge of science "information", introduction to "management information systems" and understanding of "computer technology" and "the design and implementation of information systems". Another determinant of market globalization is the loss of borders and happens the astonishing speed to assist the application of information technology in the exchange of business information in the world. Therefore, any institution that stays open from information exchange current also will remain from growth and progress. Managers in order to deal with the environment and achieve your organizational goals taking into account environmental variables necessarily have to analyze the environment, identify variables and adopt appropriate measures in dealing with them. This is required having timely information inside and outside the organization, as well as the possibility of utilization of them. (Mirkamali et al., 2014).