本研究以近五年(2005-2010)具代表性之國際醫務管理期刊為研究對象，進行資料的收集與整理，就ISI (Institute for Scientific Information)資料庫以及紙本期刊，以內容分析法進行資料分析，其中以作者國籍、文章之研究方法、研究主題和關鍵字的關聯分析，試圖就歷年之變化與研究內容之差異性，瞭解醫務管理與創新之研究趨勢。
To look out upon the trends of globalization and the speedy changed environment, accompany with the rising of consumer’s conscious and the tremendous impact of population composition moving to venerable age society. Medical Industry alos has affect by the ecological environment. In essence, it has to consolidate the IT (Information Technology), introduce brand new tool and methods to promote the capability of competition and emergency response. Therefor, medical management has been played the most important role, under limited resources, through the IT integration, for reducing operation cost, and promoting the quality of medical matters and the satisfaction of customers.
The object of this study is data collecting and collation of the representative international periodicals of medical management during 2005-2010. In addition, the data and information analysis has been done by methodology of content analysis, to deal with the database of ISI (Institute for Scientific Information) and the periodicals, in which the nationality of the authors, the methodology of the article studies, the analysis of the theme and key words, trying to understand the trends of medical management and innovation from the difference between the change and the content of studies.
In result, we found that the study arena of medical management and innovation, mainly in the United States. There is a threshold of entrance in beyond, additionally, the advanced European and Asian countries have been increasingly more studies on the said subject. Finally, in this study have done correlation analysis to find out the subject of IT, medical care, and patient safety, for the future trends of medical management and innovation.