A Narrative Literature Review on the Impact of Organizational Context Perspective on Innovative Health Technology Adoption

Hossein Ahmadi, Leila Shahmoradi, Farahnaz Sadoughi, Azadeh Bashiri, Mehrbakhsh Nilashi, Abbas Sheikhtaheri, Sarminah Samad, Othman Ibrahim


Hospital Information System (HIS) is an integrated Information System (IS) designed to enhance clinical, financial and administrative functions of a hospital. HIS is vital to the healthcare sector especially in public hospitals as they need to serve the public with high-quality healthcare services. Therefore, it is important to investigate the adoption of HIS in public hospitals. The aim of this study is to provide a literature review of adoption theories (Technology Organization Environment Framework, Institutional Theory and Human Organization Technology Fit Model) in IS domains and potential factors that influencing adoption of HIS framework in public hospitals with emphasis on organizational context perspective.


HIS adoption, TOE framework, Institutional Theory, HOT fit model, Organizational context

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