Connecting for Health and NPfIT: Florence Nightingale on Information and Outcomes
"In attempting to arrive at the truth, I have applied everywhere for information, but in scarcely an instance have I been able to obtain hospital records fit for any purpose of comparison."
Florence Nightingale struggled to find adequate, comparable information about healthcare provision in the Crimean hospitals. Even in today’s NHS it can sometimes seem that we are drowning in data but starved of information.
Were she here today, Florence might point out that:
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