alert fatigue


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alert fatigue

The tendency of health care professionals to ignore prompts given to them by clinical decision support systems in electronic health records because of the excessive number or limited clinical significance of these records.
See also: fatigue
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says the organization rolled out its CPOE across 26 states and saw issues with alert fatigue shortly thereafter.
Blessing Hospitals innovation has avoided alert fatigue with a form of clinical intelligence that searches all documentation and detects what may be too complex for clinicians to discern.
By analyzing security information and network traffic, ProtectWise can correlate security information in a way that eliminates the problem of alert fatigue that plagues today's enterprise security teams.
In a recent announcement, the company stated that its newly-released collaborative solution for alert management, FDB AlertSpace([TM]), designed to address alert fatigue in computerized provider order entry (CPOE) systems, has achieved unprecedented industry acceptance among various US hospital institutions.
Through the use of clinically tested and validated alerts, Stanson's solution C unlike other untested CDS solutions C minimizes physician alert fatigue and ensures that only the specific patient information from Consumer Reports that is relevant to each patient's clinical situation will be provided at the point of care.
based Beacon Partners, one key factor organizations must be aware of when deploying wireless monitoring systems is alert fatigue.
First Databank (FDB), a leading provider ofclinical drug knowledge that improves medication-related decisions and patient outcomes,announced its new alert management solution, FDB AlertSpace([TM]), designed to address alert fatigue in computerized provider order entry (CPOE) systems, has achieved unprecedented industry acceptance among various US hospital institutions.
An overriding theme indicated by providers in the report is that medication alert fatigue is a huge industry challenge that needs to be addressed to improve the impact of medication decision support on quality outcomes.
The report examines everything from what teams are doing to decrease mean time to resolution (MTTR) to the prevalence of alert fatigue and the use of monitoring, automation and incident lifecycle management tools.