Health Care IT


Improving medical care quality and reducing care costs requires the interaction of patients, healthcare professionals andmedical associations. Patients want to be informed about treatments, healthcare professionals demand easy access to bestpractice information and medical associations need to communicate evidence based guidelines. The configuration of medicalcare workflow systems and the compliance check of care processes according to national and international guidelines is themotivation for this paper. We are following a process model based approach for the management of health care networks. Wepresent a method for the compliance check of process models and enable a configuration of information systems with processmodels. The application of the method as well as the discussion of the practical benefits is illustrated by a real world casestudy.