CPOE


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computerized physician or provider order entry

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CPOE

Any system that allows registered health care providers to request drugs, laboratory studies, or radiological tests by entering those requests in an electronic health care record.

CPOE

computerized physician order entry; computerized provider order entry.
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For example, CPOE is programed to only accept abbreviations that are approved by the Joint Commission and can recognize when providers have used abbreviations on the "Do Not Use" list.
The challenges with CPOE happen to overlap with a rise in the technology's use--the global market for CPOE systems is likely to reach $1.
Weak outcomes associated with the adoption of CPOE and EHR technologies may be a result of an inherent research assumption of homogeneous adoption and usage of these technologies across hospitals.
One of the core requirements for stage 1 of meaningful use requires a goal CPOE utilization rate of 30 percent, which is not particularly difficult to achieve.
We did not use data earlier than 2005 because HIMSS made a significant change in the definition of CPOE in 2004.
In addition, 25 percent of problem orders will be eliminated due to the CPOE system.
Of course, reaching EMRAM Stage 4 only requires that one inpatient service area be using CPOE, so there's more work to be done in these hospitals to gain full use of CPOE.
In a CPOE environment, orders can be placed from many locations electronically.
CMS also invited comment on "whether the [Stage 1] stipulation that the CPOE function be used only by licensed healthcare professionals remains necessary or if CPOE can be expanded to include nonlicensed healthcare professionals such as scribes.
We used the American Hospital Association's Annual Survey to construct hospital-level measures for 1,812 facilities and analyzed the productivity indices against CPOE use rates.
went live with computerized physician order entry (CPOE) in the fall of 2007, healthcare IT leaders there were able to "stand on the shoulders" of other children's hospitals that had rolled out CPOE in the years immediately prior.