The Analysis of East-West Integrative Care System in a Korean Medicine Hospital Using by EMR Data: Preliminary Study

EMR데이터를 이용한 일개 한방병원의 한양방협진체계 분석: 예비연구

  • Received : 2017.03.22
  • Accepted : 2017.04.06
  • Published : 2017.04.30


Objectives The purpose of this study is to understand the condition of the Ease-West Integrative Care system in one of Korean Medical hospital, to develop more effective system, and to collect advance information for future research. Methods We analyzed patient's status, patient's composition and the ranking of the major disease code. In addition, we investigated the operating system of how Ease-West Integrative Care in hospitals is operating in order to grasp the actual situation is being done. Results As a result of analyzing the status, there was a balanced cooperation between the Korean Medicine and Western Medicine with a ratio of 0.86:1. The disease status from Korean Medicine to Western Medicine were mostly occupied by stroke patients and from Western Medicine to Korean Medicine fragment were mostly by musculoskeletal pain patients. Conclusions The results of this study showed that the Ease-West Integrative Care system of surveyed Korean Medical hospital has more integrated medical characteristics than previous studies in terms of quality and quantitative. Future research based on detailed data collection and review for a longer period is expected in the further.


Ease-West Integrative Care;Korean medicine Actual utilization;development plan;Korean Medicine hospital;Cooperative medical care


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