Healthcare Information Systems

Healthcare Information Systems (HIS) advances offer substantial possibilities to enhance quality and efficiency of healthcare services, enable new forms of healthcare co-operations, improve interactions between patients and healthcare providers, and transform care delivery. With the development and utilization of the Electronic and Personal Healthcare Record (EHR/pHR) and their interplay with cloud-based aps, telemedicine, homecare and m-health the healthcare sector requires overcoming significant challenges like integration, security, big-data exploitation, healthcare analytics etc. Consistent with the EMCIS conference theme this track addressees but it’s not limited, to a multidiscipline spectrum of theoretical perspectives and methodological approaches, such as:


Track Chairs:

Ilidio Oliveira, University of Aveiro, Portugal

Francisco José Domínguez Mayo, University of Sevilla, Spain

Flora Malamateniou, University of Piraeus, Greece