Effective Use of Self-service Technology by Physically Disabled Individuals

Marjan ASLANZADEH, Byron Keating

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    Vulnerable communities create significant challenges for service providers. However, the use of selfservice technologies can play an important role in meeting the needs of physically disabled individuals as the service sector strives to reduce the growing costs of providing customized services, while also
    trying to control costs and maintain service quality. Facilitating self-service technology use by people with disabilities may help them to live more independently and enhance their quality of life. It may also save costs for service providers through reduced use of service employees in service encounters.
    To this end, this research-in-progress paper provides the conceptual foundation for a study that aims to explore the impact of technology-based service use by this community on their wellbeing.
    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationProceedings of the 27th Australasian Conference on Information Systems (ACIS2016)
    PublisherUniversity of Wollongong
    Number of pages9
    ISBN (Print)9781741282672
    Publication statusPublished - 2016
    Event28th Australasian Conference on Information Systems: Occupying the Sweet Spot: IS at the Intersection, ACIS 2016 - University of Woolongong, Woolongong, Australia
    Duration: 5 Dec 20167 Dec 2016


    Conference28th Australasian Conference on Information Systems
    Abbreviated titleACIS 2016
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