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Use of information and communication technologies to support effective work practice innovation in the health sector: a multi-site study

  • Johanna I Westbrook1Email author,
  • Jeffrey Braithwaite2,
  • Kathryn Gibson3,
  • Richard Paoloni4,
  • Joanne Callen1,
  • Andrew Georgiou1,
  • Nerida Creswick1 and
  • Louise Robertson5
BMC Health Services Research20099:201

Received: 31 July 2009

Accepted: 08 November 2009

Published: 08 November 2009

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Original Submission
31 Jul 2009 Submitted Original manuscript
2 Sep 2009 Author responded Author comments - Johanna Westbrook
Resubmission - Version 2
2 Sep 2009 Submitted Manuscript version 2
20 Oct 2009 Author responded Author comments - Johanna Westbrook
Resubmission - Version 3
20 Oct 2009 Submitted Manuscript version 3
8 Nov 2009 Editorially accepted
8 Nov 2009 Article published 10.1186/1472-6963-9-201

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Authors’ Affiliations

Health Informatics Research & Evaluation Unit, Faculty of Health Sciences, The University of Sydney, Lidcombe, Australia
Centre for Clinical Governance Research, Australian Institute of Health Innovation, Faculty of Medicine, University of New South Wales, Kensington, Australia
Rheumatology Department, Liverpool Hospital, Liverpool BC, Australia
Emergency Department, Concord Hospital, Concord, Australia
Information Services Department, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Camperdown, Australia