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Table 1 Description of recruited units

From: ‘You can’t just hit a button’: an ethnographic study of strategies to repurpose data from advanced clinical information systems for clinical process improvement

Clinical information system (CIS) brand Years owned No. of beds Customization time allocated
Innovian (Draeger) 3 14 3 h/week consultant
Metavision with purchased database (iMDsoft) 4 20 6 h/week nurse plus consultant time
Metavision with own database (iMDsoft) 4 26 Part-time administrator
QS (General Electric) 8 13 Full-time nurse administrator
Carevue (Philips) 10 88 2 full-time nurse administrators