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WHY B.I.R.O. ?
Health information is essential to ensure correct functioning of modern health systems.
Optimizing health care delivery requires an in depth knowledge of care processes: unfortunately, there is not enough data available on many aspects of health care across Europe.
Not many realize that a great deal of information would be directly available from health services organizations and can be directly utilized through better collaboration.
The topic is strictly related to the integration of health services: a common problem is the fragmentation between clinical and administrative activities, with direct consequences for both systems and the citizen.
Health services information is frequently hidden, fragmented, dispersed, under-utilized, poorly summarized, and undervalued.
The plan of the B.I.R.O. project is motivated by the need to overcome some of the frequent barriers posed by the following problems:
In particular, the B.I.R.O. project aims at:
for further information - B.I.R.O. Coordination Centre : DIMI - University of Perugia - Via E. dal Pozzo, I-06126 Perugia - Italy
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