computer physician order entry


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com·pu·ter phy·si·cian or·der en·try

(kŏm-pyū'tĕr fi-zish'ŭn ōr'dĕr en'trē)
An electronic prescribing system that allows physicians to enter orders into a computer.
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To facilitate physicians in judiciously ordering blood/blood components and aid in decision making, computer physician order entry systems (CPOE) have been designed.
The use of computer physician order entry (CPOE) systems in the hospital setting is gaining serious momentum.
A computer physician order entry (CPOE) system is now being created as the next enhancement to CareWeb.
The survey, which launched in 2001, focuses on four critical areas of patient safety: the use of computer physician order entry (CPOE) to prevent medication errors; standards for doing high-risk procedures such as heart surgery; protocols and policies to reduce medical errors and other safe practices recommended by the National Quality Forum; and adequate nurse and physician staffing.
We're already in the process of putting in a computer physician order entry system.
The Top Hospitals designation, the most competitive hospital quality award in the nation, focuses on four areas of patient safety: the use of computer physician order entry to prevent medication errors; standards for doing high-risk procedures such as heart surgery; protocols and policies to reduce medical errors; and adequate nurse and physician staffing.
The survey focused on four critical areas of patient safety: the use of computer physician order entry (CPOE) to prevent medication errors; standards for doing high-risk procedures such as heart surgery; protocols and policies to reduce medical errors and other safe practices recommended by the National Quality Forum; and adequate nurse and physician staffing.
These criteria include measures for the use of computer physician order entry (CPOE) to prevent medication errors; standards for doing high-risk procedures such as heart surgery; protocols and policies to reduce medical errors and other safe practices recommended by the National Quality Forum; and adequate nurse and physician staffing.
The EDIMS system's ability to provide comprehensive computer physician order entry (CPOE), real-time charge capture and the ability to fully document ED patient encounters helps EDs increase reimbursement and enhance patient care while reducing the amount of time and effort involved in charting and billing.
Its electronic health record (EHR) solutions are being used at 39 hospitals and long-term care facilities nationwide, providing comprehensive computer physician order entry (CPOE), real-time charge capture and the ability to fully document ED patient encounters.
Respondents agree that Computer Physician Order Entry (CPOE) systems should be a top priority for hospitals.
Complementing the company's award-winning PINNACLE TPN Management System, this advanced Computer Physician Order Entry (CPOE) and Calculating Software automates calculations and streamlines the total parental nutrition (TPN) compounding process from the moment an order is entered by the pharmacist until the time it is infused into the patient.
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