Journal of Hospital and Healthcare Administration (ISSN: 2688-6472)

Research Article

A Study on Healthcare ICT Systems and their Usefulness During CoVid-19 Focused in the European Environment

Konstantinos Milioris,1 Konstantinos Papageorgiou 2*

1Department of Tourism Management, University of West Attica, Egaleo, Attki, Greece

2Department of Business Administration, University of West Attica, Egaleo, Attki, Greece

Corresponding Author*: Konstantinos Papageorgiou, Department of Business Administration, University of West Attica, Egaleo, Attki, Greece.

Received Date: 25 August, 2021

Accepted Date: 03 September, 2021

Published Date: 08 September, 2021

Abstract

Recent rapid technological developments in the global environment are forcing countries to adapt their healthcare systems to current needs. Especially after the outbreak of Covid-19 pandemic multiple countries are updating and employing their ICT healthcare systems to facilitate the prevention and containment of the pandemic. Below literature review examines the efforts of multiple countries in Europe which employed Information Technology to monitor patients and control the spread of the pandemic. Additionally, security and privacy of sensitive medical data and tools for infection surveillance is also a crucial concern which is examined below.

Keywords

Information and Communications Technology; Healthcare Information Systems; Health Informatics


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