With a foreword by Prof. N. Bijoy Singh; xii, 204p., Abb., App., Bib., Index, 23 cm.
CONTENTS:- 1. Introduction. 2. Health and Health Information System. 3. Health Information Studies in India. 4. Health Care Scenario in North East India. 5. Health Information System: A Study on Manipur. 6. A Critical Study on Access to Health Information System. 7. Designing a New Model for Health Information System.
Several studies are found to be conducted in India and abroad on HIS. However, there is hardly any study available on such system in a particular region like North East India, which will be a significance contribution in the field of Library and Information Science.
The book is expected to contribute in serving the needs of the students, scholars and teachers of Library and Information Science, practicing library and information professionals, health care professionals, para-professionals and particularly medical library professionals.