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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.

prescribing

The ordering of the use of a medicine or other treatment.
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In Manitoba, proposed RN prescribing will be focused on improving access in three distinct areas of nursing practice: sexually transmitted infections, reproductive health and travel health.
Nurse prescribing is being implemented increasingly.
We identified 66 intervention studies to improve prescribing of antimicrobial drugs to hospital inpatients that met our inclusion criteria (16) and excluded 243 studies that were uncontrolled before and after studies (n = 164) or inadequate ITS studies (n = 79).
The racketeering conviction was based on the state's argument that Graves used his business for ongoing criminal activity by knowingly and recklessly prescribing opioids to patients without a medical purpose.
There is a discrepancy between the amount of concern physicians express about protecting their prescribing privacy and their plans to take action through PDRP," says Andrew Brana, Consultant, Sales Performance Services for TNS Healthcare.
Nurse prescribing is a significant and historic advance in the evolution of nursing practice, but more significantly, it is about delivering benefits to all New Zealanders in terms of improving access to timely and convenient health services and medicines," Reed said.
In addition, the elder Blodgett is accused of failing to maintain adequate records and prescribing dangerous drugs without medical indication.
The Electronic Prescribing Project recommended reimbursement for the use of electronic prescribing, development of pay-for-performance programs, third-party incentives such as defrayed costs, and legislation to provide direct incentives for electronic prescribing.
Rose, a Carmichael, California, family practitioner who, like Hurwitz, once battled state regulators who accused him of excessive prescribing.
Efficient and legal prescribing and accountability for scheduled drugs has recently been facilitated by the proposed Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) rule change regarding the transmission of controlled substance prescriptions between the prescriber and dispenser via facsimile (or FAX), as per 21 CFR Part 1306, Fed Regis 58 (no.
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