Middle East Journal of Rehabilitation and Health

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Attitude of Staffs Towards the Information Technology Impact on Organizational Strategy of the Hospitals

Mehdi Kahouei 1 , * , Maede Khaste 2 and Nahid Rezaeian 2
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1 Department of Health Information Management, Research Center for Social Determinants of Health, Nursing and Allied Health Faculty, Semnan University of Medical Sciences, Semnan, IR Iran
2 Research Committee of Student, Health Information Technology Department, Semnan University of Medical Sciences, Semnan, IR Iran
Article information
  • Middle East Journal of Rehabilitation and Health: July 01, 2015, 2 (3); e30601
  • Published Online: July 25, 2015
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: June 8, 2015
  • Revised: July 9, 2015
  • Accepted: July 16, 2015
  • DOI: 10.17795/mejrh-30601

To Cite: Kahouei M, Khaste M, Rezaeian N. Attitude of Staffs Towards the Information Technology Impact on Organizational Strategy of the Hospitals, Middle East J Rehabil Health Stud. 2015 ; 2(3):e30601. doi: 10.17795/mejrh-30601.

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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Patients and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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