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Table 3 Summary of data collected

From: Understanding key factors affecting electronic medical record implementation: a sociotechnical approach

Documentary analysis Interviews Observation
• Official documents, reports, and documents on the adoption and implementation phase were considered; • Each type of staff profile was considered; • Observation during the research team’s visit to the hospital;
• 19 people interviewed; • Object: reactions and interaction of actors, specifically with respect to the EMR system;
• Main documents: (1) report on the adoption of the system containing the project’s objectives; (2) evaluation report containing the results of the system. • Each interview took an average of 45 minutes; • 30 hours of observation.
• 35 pages of interview transcriptions. • 20 pages of research field notes;