Data and information quality is a well-established research topic and gradually appears on the decision-makers' top concern lists. Many studies have been conducted on how to investigate the generic data/information quality issues and factors by providing a high-level abstract framework or model. Based on these previous studies, this study tries to discuss the actual data quality issues with the operation-level and middle-level managers emerged during the emergency department data collection and reporting processes. By conduct data quality issues and business processes mapping, possible data quality issues are summarised under the well-known TOP model and the recommendations of data quality improvement are suggested.)
Gao, Jing and Koronios, Andy, "Assessing data quality issues in the Emergency Department through data and process mapping" (2012). ACIS 2012 Proceedings. 8.