Computerised physician order entry, standardised order forms, and alert systems are demonstrably successful in decreasing errors.
Results indicate that computerised physician order entry of chemotherapy order systems (C-CO) makes a significant difference in rational prescribing and reducing medication errors, and also helps healthcare professionals in clinical decision-making before ordering C-CO.
The North American computerised physician order entry
market is projected to reach USD 835.1m by 2019, growing at a CAGR of 7.0% from 2014 to 2019, according to a report from market research firm MicroMarket Monitor.
The authors stated that prolonged data entry and user frustration were important causes of the failure of CPOE (computerised physician order entry
) in their study .
The implementation marks a key step towards a closed loop medication process and builds upon the hospital's adoption of Eclipsys' computerised physician order entry
(CPOE) solution in 2009.
* Computerised physician order entry
(CPOE) can reduce the risk of misreading medication errors in prescriptions.
"Medication Errors: A Prospective Cohort Study of Hand-Written and Computerised Physician Order Entry
in the Intensive Care Unit." Critical Care (London, U.K.) 9 (5): R516-21.
US-based electronic medical records software provider Reliable Health Systems, LLC's Visual EMR Software has been certified by Surescripts for computerised physician order entry
, the company said on Tuesday.
DCHS has purchased software and services for the QCPR platform including interactive care-grid, order management, access management, clinical decision support, nursing documentation, chart management and additional software for scheduling, electronic document management, medical records, computerised physician order entry
and patient registration.