G J Kuperman

Summary

Affiliation: Massachusetts General Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Patient safety and computerized medication ordering at Brigham and Women's Hospital
    G J Kuperman
    Department of Information Systems, Partners HealthCare System, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Improv 27:509-21. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Computer physician order entry: benefits, costs, and issues
    Gilad J Kuperman
    Partners HealthCare System, Inc, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Ann Intern Med 139:31-9. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Effective drug-allergy checking: methodological and operational issues
    Gilad J Kuperman
    Partners HealthCare System, 93 Worcester Street, Wellesley, MA 02481, USA
    J Biomed Inform 36:70-9. 2003
  4. pmc Improving response to critical laboratory results with automation: results of a randomized controlled trial
    G J Kuperman
    Partners HealthCare System, Department of Information Systems, Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts 02467, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 6:512-22. 1999
  5. pmc How promptly are inpatients treated for critical laboratory results?
    G J Kuperman
    Division of Clinical Systems Research and Development, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Partners HealthCare System, Boston, MA, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 5:112-9. 1998
  6. pmc The impact of computerized physician order entry on medication error prevention
    D W Bates
    Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 6:313-21. 1999
  7. ncbi request reprint Measuring and improving quality using information systems
    D W Bates
    Partners Information Systems, Boston, MA, USA
    Stud Health Technol Inform 52:814-8. 1998
  8. pmc Automated evidence-based critiquing of orders for abdominal radiographs: impact on utilization and appropriateness
    L H Harpole
    Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 4:511-21. 1997
  9. ncbi request reprint Components of the optimal ambulatory care computing environment
    J M Teich
    Partners HealthCare System, Boston, USA
    Stud Health Technol Inform 52:1273-7. 1998
  10. pmc Gender and utilization of ancillary services
    A K Jha
    Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 13:476-81. 1998

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  1. ncbi request reprint Patient safety and computerized medication ordering at Brigham and Women's Hospital
    G J Kuperman
    Department of Information Systems, Partners HealthCare System, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Improv 27:509-21. 2001
    ..Computerized physician order entry (CPOE), one important way that technology can be used to improve the medication process, has been in place at Brigham and Women's Hospital (BWH; Boston) since 1993...
  2. ncbi request reprint Computer physician order entry: benefits, costs, and issues
    Gilad J Kuperman
    Partners HealthCare System, Inc, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Ann Intern Med 139:31-9. 2003
    ..This technology can yield many significant benefits and is an important platform for future changes to the health care system. Organizational leaders must advocate for CPOE as a critical tool in improving health care quality...
  3. ncbi request reprint Effective drug-allergy checking: methodological and operational issues
    Gilad J Kuperman
    Partners HealthCare System, 93 Worcester Street, Wellesley, MA 02481, USA
    J Biomed Inform 36:70-9. 2003
    ....
  4. pmc Improving response to critical laboratory results with automation: results of a randomized controlled trial
    G J Kuperman
    Partners HealthCare System, Department of Information Systems, Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts 02467, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 6:512-22. 1999
    ..To evaluate the effect of an automatic alerting system on the time until treatment is ordered for patients with critical laboratory results...
  5. pmc How promptly are inpatients treated for critical laboratory results?
    G J Kuperman
    Division of Clinical Systems Research and Development, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Partners HealthCare System, Boston, MA, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 5:112-9. 1998
    ..A CLR was defined as a result that met either the critical reporting criteria used by the laboratory at Brigham and Women's Hospital or other, more complex criteria...
  6. pmc The impact of computerized physician order entry on medication error prevention
    D W Bates
    Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 6:313-21. 1999
    ..A small proportion do have the potential to cause injury, and some cause preventable adverse drug events...
  7. ncbi request reprint Measuring and improving quality using information systems
    D W Bates
    Partners Information Systems, Boston, MA, USA
    Stud Health Technol Inform 52:814-8. 1998
    ..Such systems make feasible implementation of care improvement and cost reduction initiatives on a scale which could not previously be considered...
  8. pmc Automated evidence-based critiquing of orders for abdominal radiographs: impact on utilization and appropriateness
    L H Harpole
    Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 4:511-21. 1997
    ..The purpose of this study was to measure the impact of presenting real time, evidence-based critiques about the appropriateness of abdominal radiograph (KUB) orders on physician decision making...
  9. ncbi request reprint Components of the optimal ambulatory care computing environment
    J M Teich
    Partners HealthCare System, Boston, USA
    Stud Health Technol Inform 52:1273-7. 1998
    ..Component applications and data structures built with this framework in mind will afford a maximum combination of functionality and flexibility to handle future changes in the clinical environment...
  10. pmc Gender and utilization of ancillary services
    A K Jha
    Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 13:476-81. 1998
    ..05). When we compared ancillary utilization within the five largest diagnosis-related groups, these differences persisted. CONCLUSIONS: Men receive more ancillary services than women, even after adjusting for potential confounders...
  11. ncbi request reprint Design of a standards-based external rules engine for decision support in a variety of application contexts: report of a feasibility study at Partners HealthCare System
    Robert A Greenes
    Decision Systems Group, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 75 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Stud Health Technol Inform 107:611-5. 2004
    ..The result of analysis was to design an architecture to accomplish this goal. We also did preliminary analysis of requirements for authoring for such a representation, and for implementation...
  12. ncbi request reprint An analysis of inpatient nursing communications needs
    David P Taylor
    Clinical Informatics R and D, Partners HealthCare, Boston, MA 02481, USA
    Stud Health Technol Inform 107:1393-7. 2004
    ..The pilot of cellular phones has demonstrated improvements in nursing communications at MGH and there are indications that other emerging technologies will be better able to address the ideal communication needs of nurses...
  13. pmc Comprehensive analysis of a medication dosing error related to CPOE
    Jan Horsky
    Laboratory of Decision Making and Cognition, Department of Biomedical Informatics, Columbia University, 622 West 168th Street, Vanderbilt Clinic, 5th Floor, New York, NY 10032 3720, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 12:377-82. 2005
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  14. pmc Improving acceptance of computerized prescribing alerts in ambulatory care
    Nidhi R Shah
    Division of General Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 1620 Tremont Street, 3rd Floor, Boston, MA 02120, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 13:5-11. 2006
    ..These data suggest that it is possible to design computerized prescribing decision support with high rates of alert recommendation acceptance by clinicians...
  15. pmc Return on investment for a computerized physician order entry system
    Rainu Kaushal
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, 1620 Tremont Street, Boston, MA 02120 1613, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 13:261-6. 2006
    ..The high costs and limited data on financial benefits of CPOE systems are a major barrier to adoption. The authors assessed the costs and financial benefits of the CPOE system at Brigham and Women's Hospital over ten years...
  16. pmc Medication-related clinical decision support in computerized provider order entry systems: a review
    Gilad J Kuperman
    Quality Informatics, NewYork Presbyterian Hospital, 525 E 68 Street, Box 298, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 14:29-40. 2007
    ..The authors conclude with summary recommendations for delivering effective medication-related clinical decision support addressed to healthcare organizations, application and knowledge base vendors, policy makers, and researchers...
  17. ncbi request reprint To what extent do pediatricians accept computer-based dosing suggestions?
    Brigid K Killelea
    New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, New York, USA
    Pediatrics 119:e69-75. 2007
    ..Our objective was to determine physician acceptance of dosing and frequency decision support elements in an inpatient pediatric computerized physician order entry system at 1 academic medical center...
  18. ncbi request reprint Impact of an automated test results management system on patients' satisfaction about test result communication
    Michael E Matheny
    Division of General Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 1620 Tremont Street, Boston, MA 02120, USA
    Arch Intern Med 167:2233-9. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to assess the impact of physicians' use of a test results management tool embedded in an electronic health record on patient satisfaction with test result communication...
  19. pmc Characteristics and consequences of drug allergy alert overrides in a computerized physician order entry system
    Tyken C Hsieh
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02120, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 11:482-91. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to determine characteristics of drug allergy alert overrides, assess how often they lead to preventable adverse drug events (ADEs), and suggest methods for improving the allergy-alerting system...
  20. ncbi request reprint Information technology as an infrastructure for patient safety: nursing research needs
    Susan K Newbold
    University of Maryland School of Nursing, 655 N Lombard ST, Baltimore, MD 21201 1579, USA
    Int J Med Inform 73:657-62. 2004
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  21. pmc Real-time notification of laboratory data requested by users through alphanumeric pagers
    Eric G Poon
    Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 9:217-22. 2002
    ..This event-monitor-based feature illustrates one way that information technology can be applied to improve communication in health care...
  22. pmc Automating complex guidelines for chronic disease: lessons learned
    Saverio M Maviglia
    Partners HealthCare System, Inc, 93 Worcester Street, PO Box 81905, Wellesley, MA 02481, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 10:154-65. 2003
    ..Although obstacles were encountered at each of these steps, the most difficult were related to workflow integration...
  23. pmc A consensus statement on considerations for a successful CPOE implementation
    Joan S Ash
    Division of Medical Informatics and Outcomes Research, School of Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97201 3098
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 10:229-34. 2003
    ..A qualitative research approach was used to generate and validate a list of categories and considerations to guide CPOE implementation...
  24. ncbi request reprint A computer-based intervention for improving the appropriateness of antiepileptic drug level monitoring
    Philip Chen
    Department of Pathology, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 119:432-8. 2003
    ..The sustained benefit supports the idea that computerized interventions may durably affect physician behavior. Computerized delivery of such evidence-based boundary guidelines can help narrow the gap between evidence and practice...
  25. ncbi request reprint A cost-benefit analysis of electronic medical records in primary care
    Samuel J Wang
    Department of Information Systems, Partners HealthCare System, Boston, Massachusetts 02481, USA
    Am J Med 114:397-403. 2003
    ..Implementation of an electronic medical record system in primary care can result in a positive financial return on investment to the health care organization. The magnitude of the return is sensitive to several key factors...
  26. pmc Ten commandments for effective clinical decision support: making the practice of evidence-based medicine a reality
    David W Bates
    Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 10:523-30. 2003
    ..The goal of this report is to discuss these lessons learned in the interest of informing the efforts of others working to make the practice of evidence-based medicine a reality...
  27. ncbi request reprint Design and implementation of a comprehensive outpatient Results Manager
    Eric G Poon
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    J Biomed Inform 36:80-91. 2003
    ..We also discuss its underlying architectural design, which revolves around a clinical event monitor and a rules engine, and the methodological challenges encountered in designing this application...
  28. ncbi request reprint Automated coded ambulatory problem lists: evaluation of a vocabulary and a data entry tool
    Samuel J Wang
    Department of Information Systems, Partners HealthCare System, 93 Worcester Street, Wellesley, MA 02481, USA
    Int J Med Inform 72:17-28. 2003
    ..Problem lists are fundamental to electronic medical records (EMRs). However, obtaining an appropriate problem list dictionary is difficult, and getting users to code their problems at the time of data entry can be challenging...
  29. ncbi request reprint Guided prescription of psychotropic medications for geriatric inpatients
    Josh F Peterson
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN, USA
    Arch Intern Med 165:802-7. 2005
    ..Inappropriate use or excessive dosing of psychotropic medications in the elderly is common and can lead to a variety of adverse drug events including falls, oversedation, and cognitive impairment...
  30. pmc Using commercial knowledge bases for clinical decision support: opportunities, hurdles, and recommendations
    Gilad J Kuperman
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 13:369-71. 2006
  31. pmc Discovering how to think about a hospital patient information system by struggling to evaluate it: a committee's journal
    Joseph Schulman
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Newborn Medicine, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, 525 East 68th Street, Box 106, New York, NY 10065, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 14:537-41. 2007
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  32. pmc Challenges to EHR implementation in electronic- versus paper-based office practices
    Stephanie O Zandieh
    Department of Pediatrics, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY 10065, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:755-61. 2008
    ..Challenges in implementing electronic health records (EHRs) have received some attention, but less is known about the process of transitioning from legacy EHRs to newer systems...