The health system is the culmination of organizations, institutions, and resources which work together for the purpose of providing health care and improvement in health. This complex system comprises a number of different levels: patient, practitioner, Care Team, Care Delivery Institutions and Global Environment.
Over the last decade, the need to develop and organize new ways of providing efficient health-care services has been accompanied by major advances in information technology, and particularly by the ability to record easily and inexpensively, information about every health transaction and to access this information instantly no matter where it is stored. This has resulted in a significant growing of interest in and recognition of the importance of health information technology (e-Health), and the mobilization of health information electronically by mainly building strong and efficient Healthcare Collaboration Network (HCN) established for coordinating the information and services delivery in healthcare ecosystems Alrajeh NA Interoperability and Security Challenges in e-Health Systems.
Peer review refers to the work done during the screening of submitted manuscripts and funding applications. This process encourages authors to meet the accepted standards of their discipline and reduces the dissemination of irrelevant findings, unwarranted claims, unacceptable interpretations, and personal views. Publications that have not undergone peer review are likely to be regarded with suspicion by academic scholars and professionals.
The peer review journals on family practice have helped people to get more information about the general practices practiced by the general physicians and other professionals.
Last date updated on September, 2014