medication prescribing

prescribing

 [pre-skrīb´ing]
making a prescription.
medication prescribing in the nursing interventions classification, a nursing intervention defined as prescribing medication for a health problem.

medication prescribing

a nursing intervention from the Nursing Interventions Classification (NIC) defined as prescribing medication for a health problem. See also Nursing Interventions Classification.
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hospitals are using technology to reduce potential medication prescribing errors; however, these systems fail too often, jeopardizing patients' safety.
services, which include medication prescribing, evaluation and monitoring, to the priority populations described below.
First DataBank, a leading provider of drug databases that help drive patient safety, today announced that members of the company's clinical pharmacy team, knowledgeable in the application of drug information systems for safe medication prescribing and clinical decision support in pediatrics, will present three poster presentations at the Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Pediatrics, October 17-20, 2009 in Washington, D.
Kevin Hutchinson is president and CEO of Prematics, developer of the nation's first fully managed electronic medication prescribing solution.
In so doing, Rcopia provides the patients' medication history and streamlines medication prescribing by providing patient-specific drug benefit information.
Care Health Plan, the nation's largest public health plan, has chosen the company's innovative formulary build, prescribing and communications tools to help primary care physicians manage and improve medication prescribing.
The intention to reward providers who adopt computer-based technologies for care management and medication prescribing is particularly exciting considering the potential to improve the quality of care for all patients cared for by participating providers.
NextGen Healthcare will combine RxHub PRN(SM) (RxHub's medication prescribing technology and specifications) with its system to provide clients with easy access to relevant clinical patient information and electronic prescribing capability to help them make safer, more informed decisions at every point in the medical care process.
DrFirst has completed certification to incorporate RxHub's medication prescribing technology (RxHub PRN(TM) and RxHub SIG(TM)) which improves patient safety through the availability of the patients' medication history and streamlines medication prescribing by providing patient-specific drug benefit information.
We believe the benefits of bringing all aspects of the medication prescribing process online will save billions of dollars and countless lives over time," stated Jim Bradley, CEO of RxHub.
The latest software release will accelerate support of computerized physician order entry (CPOE) to reduce error risks in medication prescribing, dispensing and administration.
iScribe(TM), MDanywhere(TM), RxMadeSimple and Script-Fast have agreed to integrate RxHub's medication prescribing technology and specifications into their systems to provide physicians with easy access to relevant clinical patient information and electronic prescribing capability at the point-of-care.

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