The development and implementation of a cloud-based mobile nursing information system at taichung veterans general hospital

Lai Shiun Lai, Yeong Yuh Xu, Shao Jen Weng, Ching Wen Yang, Chia Hsien Wen, Yu Huei Liu, Hsin-Hung Wu

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This study intends to describe the structure, physical components, and functions of a cloud-based mobile nursing information system developed and implemented at Taichung Veterans General Hospital in Taiwan. The purpose of building the mobile nursing information system is to provide nurses to complete nursing information system operations among wards through the all-in-one touch personal computer attached in each mobile nursing cart. The system reduces time, assists nurses to perform better services, and increases user satisfaction. The detailed information is summarized in this study. Generally speaking, the development and implementation of this cloudbased mobile nursing information system are very successful to meet nurses' requirements.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)349-357
Number of pages9
JournalJournal of Medical Imaging and Health Informatics
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 2016 Apr 1


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging
  • Health Informatics

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