Online Digital Outpatient file in a teaching hospital
Satyashankar*, Sumangala Bhat**, Nitinkumar Marathe***, M Gopal****, Mruthyunjay G Salimath*****
SDM College of Medical Sciences & Hospital, Dharwad is a 900 bedded hospital with an average outpatient attendance of 1400 patients/day (range 1050-1950), with year to year growth rate of 15%. Digitalisation of the outpatient medical record was started 16 months ago as a solution to the problems associated with the physical storing and retrieval of huge volume of records. Most of these problems had a solution in this simple & cost effective method.
Monday, October 24, 2016