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Desktop system for accounting, audit, and research in A&E.
  1. C J Taylor,
  2. S G Brain,
  3. F Bull,
  4. A C Crosby,
  5. D G Ferguson
  1. Royal Hallamshire Hospital, CSUH NHS Trust, Sheffield, UK.

    Abstract

    The development of a database for audit, research, and accounting in accident and emergency (A&E) is described. The system uses a desktop computer, an optical scanner, sophisticated optical mark reader software, and workload management data. The system is highly flexible, easy to use, and at a cost of around 16,000 pounds affordable for larger departments wishing to move towards accounting. For smaller departments, it may be an alternative to full computerisation.

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