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Revista de Ciencias Médicas de Pinar del Río

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OCHOA ORTEGA, Max Ramiro et al. Arrangement of a Family Doctor's and Nurse's Office using the information technology. Rev Ciencias Médicas [online]. 2013, vol.17, n.4, pp.105-114. ISSN 1561-3194.

Introduction: information technology can be an allied to carry out the arrangement and documents in a Family Doctor's and Nurse's Office. Objective: to verify that, the use of information technology improves the organization and the quality of documents in the Family Doctor's and Nurse's Office. Material and Method: a research of development was conducted from November 1st, 2011 to February 1st, 2012 at No-16 Family Doctor's and Nurse's Office belonging to "Hermanos Cruz" University Outpatient Clinic in Pinar del Rio municipality. The population studied was comprised of 753 patients from the mentioned Family Doctor's and Nurse's Office, who were distributed in 229 families. Results: with the application of information technology, health-family history was updated and it was possible to signal and arranged them in alphabetic order for each building, getting the 100% of these clinical histories. Statistical records that facilitate the job of Family Doctors and Nurses were as well achieved. Conclusions: the application of information technology allowed a superior completion of work for the basic team of family doctors and nurses.

Keywords : Health services; Physicians' offices; Public health informatics.

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