EHR’s role on Job Characteristics and Satisfaction of Indian Physicians


  • Navneet Kaur Gill Assistant Professor, Government Mohindra College, Patiala. Punjab, India


Electronic Health Records, Healthcare, India, Job characteristics, Job satisfaction


The purpose of this research is to identify the impact of Electronic Health Records (EHRs) on Job characteristics and job satisfaction of Physicians in India. EHR is a longitudinal electronic record of patient health information generated by one or more encounters in any care delivery settings. EHR is selected for this study because more and more organizations in developing nations are adopting it to manage patients’ health information. Hence, healthcare professionals are familiar with its technological features and would be able to answer questions related to the adoption and usage of EHR. Consistent with the need to move beyond technology-centric constructs as the primary dependent variables of interest, recent perspectives on organizational consequences resulting from new systems have highlighted the emergent nature of technology implementation and use This research will also help in finding out the factors responsible for motivation and satisfaction of the physicians using EHR technology.


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