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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Many states have instituted policies to gain greater oversight of pediatric psychotropic medication prescribing.
services, which include medication prescribing, evaluation and monitoring, to the priority populations described below.
MARKHAM, Ontario -- Speaking at the recent Canadian Association of Chain Drug Stores annual conference here, Barbara Wells, newly appointed first director of the Canadian Optimal Medication Prescribing and Utilization Service (COMPUS), described the structure and mission of the new organization.
One-way analysis of variance (ANOVA) was used to test the separate effects of age, gender, RCI rating, nursing home, nursing home size or medical practitioner (those who visited four or more residents) on medication prescribing and administration.
In so doing, Rcopia provides the patients' medication history and streamlines medication prescribing by providing patient-specific drug benefit information.
RxHub LLC has added HEALTHvision as a partner to accelerate physician adoption of technology to streamline 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.
IScribe, MDanywhere, RxMade-Simple and Script-Fast have agreed to integrate RxHub's medication prescribing technology and specifications into their systems to provide doctors with easy access to relevant clinical patient information and electronic prescribing capability at the point of care.
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.
At the USP meeting several children s health initiatives were discussed, including the development of standards for pediatric medication prescribing.
The latest software release will accelerate support of computerized physician order entry (CPOE) to reduce error risks in medication prescribing, dispensing and administration.

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