clinical pharmacy information systems
Summary: Information systems, usually computer-assisted, designed to store, manipulate, and retrieve information for planning, organizing, directing, and controlling administrative activities associated with the provision and utilization of clinical pharmacy services.
Publications189 found, 100 shown here
- Information technology and medication safety: what is the benefit?R Kaushal
Division of General Internal Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Partners HealthCare System, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
Qual Saf Health Care 11:261-5. 2002..Public and private mandates for information technology interventions are growing, but further development, application, evaluation, and dissemination are required...
- Integration and automation transform medication administration safety. Successful eMars mandate a multifold integration strategy that includes people, process, applications and technologyJohn Smaling
Vitalize Consulting Solutions, Kennett Square, PA, USA
Health Manag Technol 26:16, 18, 20. 2005
- The impact of computerized physician order entry on medication error preventionD 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...
- Effect of an electronic medication reconciliation application and process redesign on potential adverse drug events: a cluster-randomized trialJeffrey L Schnipper
Harvard Medical School, Division of General Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 1620 Tremont St, Boston, MA 02120 1613, USA
Arch Intern Med 169:771-80. 2009..We sought to measure the impact of an information technology-based medication reconciliation intervention on medication discrepancies with potential for harm (potential adverse drug events [PADEs])...
- Role of computerized physician order entry systems in facilitating medication errorsRoss Koppel
Department of Sociology, Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia 19104 USA
JAMA 293:1197-203. 2005..Published studies report that CPOE reduces medication errors up to 81%. Few researchers, however, have focused on the existence or types of medication errors facilitated by CPOE...
- Concordance between discharge prescriptions and insurance claims in post-myocardial infarction patientsCynthia A Jackevicius
University Health Network, Toronto, ON, Canada
Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 16:207-15. 2007..To assess the degree of concordance between the information (drug quantity, days' supply, and daily dose) recorded on hospital discharge prescriptions and what appears in a public drug insurance electronic claims database...
- Computerized physician order entry and medication errors in a pediatric critical care unitAmy L Potts
Department of Pharmaceutical Services, Vanderbilt Children s Hospital, Nashville, Tennessee 37212 1565, USA
Pediatrics 113:59-63. 2004..The objective of this study was to evaluate the impact of CPOE on the frequency of errors in the medication ordering process in a pediatric critical care unit (PCCU)...
- Linking laboratory and pharmacy: opportunities for reducing errors and improving careGordon D Schiff
Department of Medicine, Cook County Hospital, Rush Medical College, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
Arch Intern Med 163:893-900. 2003..While many guidelines, admonitions, and rules exist regarding drugs and the laboratory, substantial new knowledge and evidence in this area are needed. Focusing on these unmet needs and accompanying logistical challenges is a priority...
- Medication errors: a prospective cohort study of hand-written and computerised physician order entry in the intensive care unitRob Shulman
Pharmacy Department, University College London Hospitals, Middlesex Hospital, London, UK
Crit Care 9:R516-21. 2005..The study aimed to compare the impact of computerised physician order entry (CPOE) without decision support with hand-written prescribing (HWP) on the frequency, type and outcome of medication errors (MEs) in the intensive care unit...
- The medical office of the 21st century (MOXXI): effectiveness of computerized decision-making support in reducing inappropriate prescribing in primary careRobyn Tamblyn
Department of Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, Que
CMAJ 169:549-56. 2003....
- Unintended medication discrepancies at the time of hospital admissionPatricia L Cornish
Department of Pharmacy, Sunnybrook and Women s College Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Arch Intern Med 165:424-9. 2005..These errors are particularly worthy of attention because they are not likely to be detected by computerized physician order entry systems...
- Discrepancies in medication entries between anesthetic and pharmacy records using electronic databasesMichael M Vigoda
Center for Informatics and Perioperative Management, Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative Medicine and Pain Management, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, Florida 33136, USA
Anesth Analg 105:1061-5, table of contents. 2007..Linking anesthesia information management systems (AIMS) with medication dispensing systems may facilitate automated reconciliation of medication discrepancies...
- Medication reconciliation in ambulatory oncologySaul N Weingart
Center for Patient Safety, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, USA
Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 33:750-7. 2007..Few models for medication reconciliation in ambulatory primary or specialty care have been described, perhaps because of the special challenges posed by this environment...
- The development and evaluation of an integrated electronic prescribing and drug management system for primary careRobyn Tamblyn
Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McGill University, Morrice House, 1140 Pine Avenue West, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3A 1A3
J Am Med Inform Assoc 13:148-59. 2006..To develop and evaluate the acceptability and use of an integrated electronic prescribing and drug management system (MOXXI) for primary care physicians...
- The effect of automated alerts on provider ordering behavior in an outpatient settingAndrew W Steele
Information Services, Denver Health, Denver, Colorado, USA
PLoS Med 2:e255. 2005..Despite the large volume of medications prescribed in the outpatient setting, few studies have assessed the impact of automated alerts on medication errors related to drug-laboratory interactions in an outpatient primary-care setting...
- Design and implementation of an application and associated services to support interdisciplinary medication reconciliation efforts at an integrated healthcare delivery networkEric G Poon
Clinical Informatics Research and Development, Suite 201, 93 Worcester St, Wellesley, MA 02481, USA
J Am Med Inform Assoc 13:581-92. 2006..Results from early pilot testing suggest that this new medication reconciliation process is well accepted by clinicians and has significant potential to prevent medication errors during transitions of care...
- Immediate benefits realized following implementation of physician order entry at an academic medical centerHagop S Mekhjian
The Ohio State University Medical Center, Columbus, Ohio, USA
J Am Med Inform Assoc 9:529-39. 2002..To evaluate the benefits of computerized physician order entry (POE) and electronic medication administration record (eMAR) on the delivery of health care...
- Countrywide computer alerts to community physicians improve potassium testing in patients receiving diureticsIsaac Hoch
Department of Community Health, Maccabi Healthcare Services, Tel Aviv, Israel
J Am Med Inform Assoc 10:541-6. 2003..The success of this reminder system encourages expansion to include more drug-laboratory interactions. Furthermore, direct alerts to patients at multiple organization/patient contact points are planned...
- Impact of computerized physician order entry on clinical practice in a newborn intensive care unitLeandro Cordero
Pediatrics and Obstetrics, The Ohio State University Medical Center, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
J Perinatol 24:88-93. 2004..To study the impact of computerized physician order entry (CPOE) on selected neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) practices...
- The effect of computer-assisted prescription writing on emergency department prescription errorsKenneth E Bizovi
Department of Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97201, USA
Acad Emerg Med 9:1168-75. 2002..To determine whether computer-assisted prescription writing reduces the frequency of prescription errors in the emergency department (ED)...
- Computer technology and clinical work: still waiting for GodotRobert L Wears
JAMA 293:1261-3. 2005
- Patient safety and computerized medication ordering at Brigham and Women's HospitalG 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...
- [Impact of medical prescription computerisation on the incidence of adverse drug effects]C Maurer
Service de Pneumologie, centre hospitalier Le Raincy Montfermeil, Montfermeil
Rev Mal Respir 20:355-63. 2003..Adverse drug effects are a significant public health problem. Prescription errors are responsible for a significant proportion of these adverse effects...
- Pursuing safe medication use and the promise of technologyZane Robinson Wolf
La Salle University, School of Nursing and Health Sciences, Philadelphia, PA, USA
Medsurg Nurs 16:92-100. 2007..They use technologic innovations aimed at error prevention, yet medication errors persist. The importance of improved decision making through computerized systems in the prevention of medication errors is emphasized...
- Errors in medicine administration: how can they be minimised?Ramya Venkatraman
Royal London Hospital, London
J Perioper Pract 18:249-53. 2008....
- CPOE: the science and the artRita Shane
Pharmacy Services, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, 8700 Beverly Boulevard, A 845, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
Am J Health Syst Pharm 60:1273-6. 2003
- Safe ways. Hospitals looking to improve patient safety are turning to CPOE, bar coding and e-prescribingMark Hagland
Healthc Inform 21:20-5. 2004
- Errors prevented by and associated with bar-code medication administration systemsGary L Cochran
Department of Pharmacy Practice, University of Nebraska Medical Center, College of Pharmacy, Omaha, USA
Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 33:293-301, 245. 2007..As expected, bar-code medication administration systems can prevent medication errors. However, health care organizations must be aware of identified failure points in bar coding that may contribute to errors...
- "Mercy meds" boosts safety. An initiative at a St. Louis-based system reduces the danger of medication errorsKelly Turner
Sisters of Mercy Health System, St Louis, USA
Health Prog 85:37-9, 62. 2004
- Design of a safer approach to intravenous drug infusions: failure mode effects analysisM Apkon
333 Cedar Street, New Haven, CT 06520 8064, USA
Qual Saf Health Care 13:265-71. 2004..Failure modes effects analysis (FMEA) was used to examine the impact of process changes on the reliability of delivering drug infusions...
- Medication reconciliation using natural language processing and controlled terminologiesJames J Cimino
Department of Biomedical Informatics, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY 10032, USA
Stud Health Technol Inform 129:679-83. 2007..This approach has implications for efforts to improve medication history-taking, order entry, and automated auditing of patient records for quality assurance...
- The epidemiology of prescribing errors: the potential impact of computerized prescriber order entryAnne Bobb
Division of Operations and Quality, Patient Safety, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Chicago, Ill, USA
Arch Intern Med 164:785-92. 2004..Adverse drug events (ADEs) are the most common cause of injury to hospitalized patients and are often preventable. Medication errors resulting in preventable ADEs most commonly occur at the prescribing stage...
- Computer-based drug management in a bone marrow transplant unit: a suitable tool for multiple prescriptions even in critical conditionsMauro Krampera
Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Section of Haematology and Bone Marrow Transplant Unit Pharmacy Service, Policlinico Hospital Service of Informatics, Hospital Public System of Verona, Verona, Italy
Br J Haematol 125:50-7. 2004..In addition, it contributed to medical updating through warnings on potential problems in case of multiple drug prescriptions, and gave the pharmacy a valuable tool to monitor drug use...
- The payoff: preventing errors. Medication managementAmy Buttell Crane
Hosp Health Netw 81:57-8, 60, 2. 2007..To reduce the chance of errors, hospitals are investing in technology that tracks medications from the clinician to the pharmacy to the patient...
- Using BPI and emerging technology to improve patient safetyLinda Frank
Integris Health, Oklahoma City, USA
J Healthc Inf Manag 18:65-71. 2004..Clinicians can quickly see where potential safety risks are occurring and change medication orders to prevent harm to the patient...
- Development of case-based medication alerting and recommender system: a new approach to prevention for medication errorKengo Miyo
Department of Planning, Information and Management, The University of Tokyo Hospital, Japan
Stud Health Technol Inform 129:871-4. 2007..Our system contributes to the creation of alerts that are appropriate for patients' clinical conditions and based on physicians' empirical discretion...
- Computerized provider order entry improves workflow and outcomesGayle Lykowski
Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Ohio, USA
Nurs Manage 35:40G-H. 2004
- The impact of a closed-loop electronic prescribing and administration system on prescribing errors, administration errors and staff time: a before-and-after studyBryony Dean Franklin
Hammersmith Hospital, London, UK
Qual Saf Health Care 16:279-84. 2007....
- Improving medication safety: the measurement conundrum and where to startDavid C Classen
The University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT 84103, USA
Int J Qual Health Care 15:i41-7. 2003..This paper reviews approaches to measuring medication safety from the perspective of both harm and error, and outlines a strategy that combines both approaches in the electronic era...
- P&T committees in position to reduce medication errorsJack McCain
Manag Care 13:28-30. 2004
- Findings from the ISMP Medication Safety Self-Assessment for hospitalsJudy L Smetzer
Institute for Safe Medication Practices ISMP, Huntingdon Valley, Pennsylvania, USA
Jt Comm J Qual Saf 29:586-97. 2003..Hospital medication practices should be assessed, awareness of the characteristics of a safe medication system heightened, and baseline data to identify national priorities established...
- A conceptual framework for evaluating outpatient electronic prescribing systems based on their functional capabilitiesDouglas S Bell
RAND Health, Santa Monica, CA, USA
J Am Med Inform Assoc 11:60-70. 2004..The authors aimed to develop a conceptual framework for anticipating the effects of alternative designs for outpatient e-prescribing systems...
- Securing chemotherapies: fabrication, prescription, administration and complete traceabilityStéphane Spahni
Service of Medical Informatics, Department of Radiology and Medical Informatics, University Hospitals of Geneva, Switzerland
Stud Health Technol Inform 129:953-7. 2007..This paper presents the overall approach leading the computerization of these processes and the first evaluations about the potential benefits of the computer-aided controls during the administration phase...
- Prioritizing strategies for preventing medication errors and adverse drug events in pediatric inpatientsElizabeth B Fortescue
Department of Medicine, Quality Improvement, and Risk Management, Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Pediatrics 111:722-9. 2003..The objective of this study was to classify the major types of medication errors in pediatric inpatients and to determine which strategies might most effectively prevent them...
- Reducing pediatric medication errors: children are especially at risk for medication errorsRonda G Hughes
Center for Primary Care, Prevention, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD, USA
Am J Nurs 105:79-80, 82, 85 passim. 2005
- Clinical decision support and electronic prescribing systems: a time for responsible thought and actionRandolph A Miller
Department of Biomedical Informatics, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, USA
J Am Med Inform Assoc 12:403-9. 2005
- High rates of adverse drug events in a highly computerized hospitalJonathan R Nebeker
Veterans Administration Salt Lake City Health Care System, Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
Arch Intern Med 165:1111-6. 2005..We describe the frequency and type of inpatient ADEs that occurred following the adoption of multiple computerized medication ordering and administration systems, including computerized physician order entry (CPOE)...
- Medication safety program reduces adverse drug events in a community hospitalM M Cohen
Missouri Baptist Medical Center, BJC HealthCare, St Louis, USA
Qual Saf Health Care 14:169-74. 2005..Numerous suggestions have been made as to how this should be done, but there is a paucity of data demonstrating the effectiveness of any of the interventions that have been proposed...
- [Frequency, relevance, causes of and strategies for prevention of medication errors]D Grandt
Medizinische Klinik I, Klinikum Saarbrücken, Winterberg 1, 66130, Saarbrucken, Germany
Z Gerontol Geriatr 38:196-202. 2005..Studies have demonstrated that CPOES can reduce medication errors by 80%. The necessary steps to improve medication safety in Germany are outlined and discussed...
- Effect of computerisation on the quality and safety of chemotherapy prescriptionMarc Voeffray
Pharmacy Service, University Hospital, Lausanne, Switzerland
Qual Saf Health Care 15:418-21. 2006..Multiple errors can occur during the prescription, the transmission of documents and the drug delivery processes, and lead to potentially serious consequences...
- Medication-error reporting and pharmacy resident experience during implementation of computerized prescriber order entryKyle A Weant
Department of Pharmacy, University of North Carolina Hospitals, 101 Manning Drive, Chapel Hill, NC 27514, USA
Am J Health Syst Pharm 64:526-30. 2007....
- What do we know about medication errors made via a CPOE system versus those made via handwritten orders?Ross Koppel
Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Medicine, and Sociology Department, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
Crit Care 9:427-8. 2005..I discuss these issues and their implications for the evaluation of CPOE systems and of other emerging healthcare technologies...
- Effect of a remote order scanning system on processing medication ordersSamir Sikri
Professional Services, MarketRx, Gurgaon, India
Am J Health Syst Pharm 63:1438-41. 2006
- Prescribing errors resulting in adverse drug events: how can they be prevented?Petra A Thürmann
Expert Opin Drug Saf 5:489-93. 2006..However, these systems still have some shortcomings and it has not yet convincingly been shown that the use of this technology really improves patient safety...
- Computerized physician order entry systems in hospitals: mandates and incentivesDavid F Doolan
Health Improvement and Information Services, Central Coast Health, Gosford, New South Wales, Australia
Health Aff (Millwood) 21:180-8. 2002..We argue that government, employers, and insurers should share the costs of CPOE and should fund further research into its benefits and means of implementation...
- Ten simple strategies to prevent chemotherapy errorsLisa Schulmeister
Clin J Oncol Nurs 9:201-5. 2005..These strategies can be customized for use in a variety of practice settings. Oncology nurses are at the forefront of chemotherapy error-prevention initiatives and play a key role in implementing safety measures...
- The business case for medication safetyTerance Kinninger
Bridge Medical Inc, Solana Beach, Calif, USA
Healthc Financ Manage 57:46-51. 2003..Investment in medication-safety systems can be justified in terms of risk management and legal liability...
- Implementing computerized prescriber order entry in a children's hospitalJames L Jones
Department of Pharmacy, Children s Hospital, Inc, 700 Children s Drive, Columbus, OH 43205, USA
Am J Health Syst Pharm 61:2425-9. 2004
- Push technology in the pharmacy. Clinical decision support helps the pharmacy department of a South Carolina medical center automate monitoring of medication effectivenessDavid Amsden
Palmetto Health Richland, Richland, SC, USA
Health Manag Technol 24:28-31. 2003
- John M. Eisenberg Patient Safety Awards. Research: David W. Bates, MD, MSc, Brigham and Women's Hospital. Interview by Steven BermanDavid W Bates
Jt Comm J Qual Improv 28:651-9, 633. 2002..Dr Bates discusses the challenges and rewards of computerized physician order entry and other information technology applications and describes current work in improving medication safety across clinical settings...
- Implementing CPOE--one pill doesn't cure all illsBurdett R Porter
Gutbrie Health Inpatient Clinical Advisory Committee, Guthrie Healthcare System, PA, USA
Physician Exec 33:20-3. 2007
- Impact of a physician's order entry (POE) system on physicians' ordering patterns and patient length of stayJee In Hwang
Department of Medical Informatics, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
Int J Med Inform 65:213-23. 2002..To investigate the impact of a physician's order entry (POE) system on physicians' ordering patterns and patient length of stay...
- Computer-supported weight-based drug infusion concentrations in the neonatal intensive care unitGay Giannone
Siemens Health Systems, Malvern, PA 19355, USA
Comput Inform Nurs 23:100-5. 2005..In addition, the article provides guidelines on how to customize a vendor solution for hospitals with neonatal intensive care unit...
- Improving the bar-coded medication administration system at the Department of Veterans AffairsPeter D Mills
National Center for Patient Safety, Department of Veterans Affairs, White River Junction, VT 05009, USA
Am J Health Syst Pharm 63:1442-7. 2006
- Use of computer decision support interventions to improve medication prescribing in older adults: a systematic reviewLindsey Yourman
University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine, San Francisco, California, USA
Am J Geriatr Pharmacother 6:119-29. 2008..Older adults take multiple medications and are at high risk for adverse drug effects...
- The need for organizational change in patient safety initiativesJames G Anderson
Department of Sociology and Anthropology, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907 2059, USA
Int J Med Inform 75:809-17. 2006..This study describes a computer simulation model that has been developed to explore organizational changes required to improve patient safety based on a medication error reporting system...
- Validation of a beta-agonist long-term asthma control scale derived from computerized pharmacy dataMichael Schatz
Department of Allergy San Diego, Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program, Kaiser Permanente Medical Center, CA 92111, USA
J Allergy Clin Immunol 117:995-1000. 2006..Asthma control has been defined clinically by using validated tools, but an asthma control scale using administrative data has not been reported...
- Evaluation of PROforma as a language for implementing medical guidelines in a practical contextDavid R Sutton
Oxford Brookes University, Oxford, UK
BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 6:20. 2006..How these languages should be compared, and what requirements they should meet, are questions that are being actively addressed by a community of interested researchers...
- [Clinical decision support: Is the number of medication errors reduced?]Louise Isager Rabøl
H S Hvidovre Hospital, Dansk Selskab for Patientsikkerhed, København
Ugeskr Laeger 168:4179-84. 2006..CPOE with CDS is time consuming and may generate new medication errors in itself. All the trials had poor designs. A Danish data source for CDS has not yet been established...
- Pharmacist interventions in electronic drug orders entered by prescribersMatthew A Fair
Pharmacy Services, Lehigh Valley Hospital and Health Network, Allentown, PA 18103, USA
Am J Health Syst Pharm 61:1286-8. 2004
- Pharmacist interventions after implementation of computerized prescriber order entryCraig Senholzi
Department of Pharmacy, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, 111 South 11th Street, Suite 2260 Gibbon, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
Am J Health Syst Pharm 60:1880-2. 2003
- The final hurdle. When it comes to closed-loop medication administration, the final step is the most perilousDaphne Lawrence
Healthc Inform 25:18, 20, 22 passim. 2008
- Drug therapies for Parkinson's disease: A database analysis of patient compliance and persistenceMarcy L Tarrants
Health Economics and Outcomes Research, Teva Neuroscience, Inc, Kansas City, Missouri 64131, USA
Am J Geriatr Pharmacother 8:374-83. 2010..Evaluating medication adherence in Parkinson's disease (PD) is important to avoid erroneously attributing suboptimal patient outcomes from poor compliance to disease progression or adverse responses to medications...
- Safety and efficacy of sodium ferric gluconate complex in patients with chronic kidney diseaseAtinder Panesar
Richard L Roudebush Veterans Affairs Medical Center, and Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
Am J Kidney Dis 40:924-31. 2002..We hypothesized that intravenous iron will improve hemoglobin (Hgb) concentrations in anemic patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD), and the response would be greater if the underlying erythropoietin deficiency also was treated...
- Medication error reduction hopes pinned on CPOEBill Briggs
Health Data Manag 10:42-6. 2002
- The social act of electronic medication prescribingJos Aarts
Institute of Health Policy and Management, Erasmus University Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Stud Health Technol Inform 183:327-31. 2013....
- Prescribing errors in a pediatric clinicMichelle Condren
University of Oklahoma College of Pharmacy, 4502E 41st, Tulsa, OK 74135, USA
Clin Pediatr (Phila) 49:49-53. 2010..This project was completed to determine the frequency and type of prescribing errors occurring in a pediatric clinic...
- Effects of electronic communication between the GP and the pharmacist. The quality of medication data on admission and after dischargeW J van der Kam
Department of Medical Informatics, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Erasmus University Rotterdam, PO Box 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Fam Pract 18:605-9. 2001..However, electronic communication does not suffice as a solution to obtain reliable information...
- Assessment tool for pharmacy drug-drug interaction softwareTerri L Warholak
College of Pharmacy, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
J Am Pharm Assoc (2003) 51:418-24. 2011..To assess the performance of pharmacy clinical decision support (CDS) systems for drug-drug interaction (DDI) detection and to identify approaches for improving the ability to recognize important DDIs...
- The combination of collaborative drug therapy management and E-prescribingNorrie Thomas
Manchester Square Group, LLC, Minneapolis, USA
Manag Care Interface 16:38-42, 46. 2003..drug therapy management (CDTM) practice settings, what are the implications for the practice of pharmacy? Specifically, how can technology for E-prescribing assist in the expansion of CDTM opportunities for the pharmacy profession?..
- CPOE systems: success factors and implementation issuesPatricia P Sengstack
Adventist HealthCare, MD, USA
J Healthc Inf Manag 18:36-45. 2004..Knowing what strategies have proven successful and what upfront analysis is required can help increase the chances of success and ultimately improve the quality of patient care...
- Comparison of antibiotic dispensing data with administration data in intensive careT Solano
J Hosp Infect 58:87-8. 2004
- Work patterns of ambulatory care pharmacists with access to electronic guideline-based treatment suggestionsM D Murray
Department of Pharmacy Practice, School of Pharmacy, Purdue University, Indianapolis, IN, USA
Am J Health Syst Pharm 56:225-32. 1999..The delivery of patient-specific information to pharmacists at the time of dispensing had a significant positive impact on pharmacist work patterns...
- Clinical pharmacology information in summaries of product characteristics and package insertsB Arguello
Farmacia Arguello, Pharmaceutical Care Research Group, University of Granada, Leon, Spain
Clin Pharmacol Ther 82:566-71. 2007..An improved access to and regular review of the SPCs might substantially improve the access and quality of clinical pharmacology and other prescribing information...
- Raising the barMike McBride
Health Manag Technol 26:32-3. 2005
- Early experiences in e-prescribing. The state of Florida deploys handhelds and prescription management software to Medicaid physicians, to drive down the cost of medications and to provide point-of-care decision support for doctorsDavid Medvedeff
Gold Standard Multimedia, Tampa, Fla, USA
Health Manag Technol 24:34-6. 2003
- Prescribing history to identify candidates for chronic condition medication adherence promotionJim Warren
National Institute for Health Innovation, The University of Auckland, New Zealand
Stud Health Technol Inform 169:634-8. 2011..52% (95% CI 56.9-66.1) for the Pacific practice; PPV is 61.38% (95% CI 54.6-68.2) and NPV is 82.19% (95% CI 79.2-85.2) for the other practice. The results indicate good potential for decision support tools to target adherence promotion...
- Improving the efficiency of distributive and clinical services in hospital pharmacyDarold T Barnum
Department of Pharmacy Administration, College of Pharmacy, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
J Med Syst 35:59-70. 2011..This integrated efficiency evaluation system is transferable to other hospital pharmacy systems, thereby offering decision makers a better way of measuring, controlling and improving hospital pharmacy efficiency...
- CPOE and the facilitation of medication errorsEdward H Shortliffe
J Biomed Inform 38:257-8. 2005
- Human factors based recommendations for the design of medication related clinical decision support systems (CDSS)Sylvia Pelayo
INSERM CIC IT, Lille, France
Stud Health Technol Inform 169:412-6. 2011..For illustration purposes, an example of the operationalization of one of the recommendation is presented...
- Medication adherence trends with statinsMichelle A Huser
Butler University COPHS, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
Adv Ther 22:163-71. 2005..Adherence to statin therapy can result in significant improvement. In patients with dyslipidemia, personal interventions by healthcare providers can improve compliance with potentially effective therapy...
- Strategies for pharmacy integration and pharmacy information system interfaces, Part 2: Scope of work and technical aspects of interfacesBruce W Chaffee
Medical Center Information Technology, The University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, USA
Am J Health Syst Pharm 61:506-14. 2004
- Safety technology: solutions or experiments?Richard I Cook
Cognitive Technologies Laboratory, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
Nurs Econ 20:80-2. 2002
- Always vigilant. At Banner Health in Phoenix, a computerized decision-support system helps warn caregivers when adverse drug interactions or other harmful events are imminentJohn Morrissey
Mod Healthc 33:28-30, 35. 2003
- Drug safety for the long-term. Long-term care facilities have the same medication management concerns as hospitals, plus othersAlan Joch
Healthc Inform 20:38. 2003
- I.T. part of payers' new game plans. Payers are using software to improve customer service and healthJoseph Goedert
Health Data Manag 11:66-8, 70. 2003
- A computer literacy skills profile of pharmacists residing in two counties of EnglandPeter Thomas
Sainsburys Pharmacy, Poole, Dorset, UK
Health Info Libr J 25:288-94. 2008..The advance in information technology and the use of computers to access, retrieve and analyse this information is increasingly important. Yet little is known about pharmacists' computer literacy or information technology skills...
- Effect of a computerized prescriber-order-entry system on reported medication errorsDonald C Spencer
Department of Family Medicine, UNC Hospitals, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
Am J Health Syst Pharm 62:416-9. 2005
- An object-modeling method for hospital information systemsK Seto
Central Research Laboratory, Hitachi, Ltd, Tokyo, Japan
Stud Health Technol Inform 52:981-5. 1998..Also, more than 40% of the logic classes could be reused in the nursing-support system and EPR. These findings confirmed that the proposed method can significantly increase the software productivity of HISs...
- Evaluating the impact of information technology on medication errors: a simulationJames G Anderson
J Am Med Inform Assoc 10:292-3. 2003
- Detection and incidence of drug-induced liver injuries in hospital: a prospective analysis from laboratory signalsH Bagheri
Laboratoire de Pharmacologie Medicale et Clinique, centre Midi Pyrénées de pharmacovigilance, de Pharmacoepidemiologie et d Informations sur le Medicament, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire, Faculte de Medecine, Toulouse, France
Br J Clin Pharmacol 50:479-84. 2000..Our objectives were to assess the detection and incidence of drug-induced liver abnormalities in a university hospital inpatient population and to evaluate the underreporting rate of drug-induced liver injury...
- Diabetes and Drug-Associated Hyperkalemia: Effect of Laboratory MonitoringMarsha Raebel; Fiscal Year: 2008..The findings will also assist in developing a framework for future studies to evaluate the effects and costs of medication-laboratory monitoring among patients with diabetes. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Effects of Literacy on Medication Safety In the ElderlyGrace Kuo; Fiscal Year: 2006..The outcomes of the proposed research will be significant, because millions of the American elderly will receive improved quality of care. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Chronic Kidney Disease Morbidity, Mortality & PredictorsStephen Derose; Fiscal Year: 2005..Researchers may use this information to generate hypotheses and plan studies that include subjects with CKD. ..
- Creating Safe Ambulatory Care: The Path to ResilienceRichard Cook; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Oral Chemotherapy Safety in Ambulatory Oncology: A Proactive Risk AssessmentSAUL WEINGART; Fiscal Year: 2007..Lessons about oral chemotherapy safety are applicable to other high-alert medications in ambulatory care. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Antidepressants, Concurrent Treatments, and Completed Suicide in VA Registry DataMarcia Valenstein; Fiscal Year: 2008..We anticipate that the proposed project will advance knowledge in this critical area and inform future efforts to use organizational datasets to examine sentinel events, such as suicide. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Allergy Alerts in Computerized Physician EntryDavid Bates; Fiscal Year: 2001..We believe the results of our work will improve patient safety and the overall quality of pharmacotherapy. We also believe that the results of our study will be applicabe to other healthcare systems ..
- Forging Implementation of Cancer Screening Reminder Systems (FICSRS)Adrianne Feldstein; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- MOMENT (Monitoring for Outpatient Medication Effects and New Toxicities) in TIMERANDOLPH MILLER; Fiscal Year: 2009..The project will develop tools and algorithms to detect the patient symptoms, physical exam signs, test results, and medical diagnoses that may indicate drug-induced injury. ..
- National Impact of IT Investments on Hospital QualityStephen Parente; Fiscal Year: 2009..This research represents a collaborative effort of investigators at the University of Minnesota, Carnegie Mellon University, and the Medical University of South Carolina. ..
- Using Information Systems to Improve Cardiac PreventionJeffrey Schnipper; Fiscal Year: 2007..Schnipper's development as an independent researcher in improving the quality of care of patients with CAD. ..
- Weight in Secondary Prevention (WISP)Adrianne Feldstein; Fiscal Year: 2006..Understanding which patients will need the most support to manage weight will allow us to design the most cost-effective future programs. ..
- Statewide Implementation of Electronic Health RecordsDavid Bates; Fiscal Year: 2006..Dissemination of the results of this work should speed efforts toward the establishment of a national health information infrastructure. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Assisted Detailing to Improve Guideline AdherenceTHOMAS BAILEY; Fiscal Year: 2006..This is applicable to the majority of medical centers in the US. The alerting rules we develop will also be valuable to those centers implementing CPOE. ..
- Long Term Cost and Outcomes of Breast Cancer ScreeningPaul Fishman; Fiscal Year: 2006..The results of our study will help guide researchers and policy makers in planning and implementing brief interventions for a wide range of health behaviors. ..
- Relationship between Depression and Diabetes Self-CareKARA BAMBAUER; Fiscal Year: 2004..We will also stratify analyses by type of drug therapy (i.e., insulin only, combination insulin/oral drug therapy, or oral hypoglycemic only) to control for severity of illness. ..
- Assessing Medical Need Among Children in Managed CarePaul Fishman; Fiscal Year: 2003..Pediatric risk assessment research has also not explored opportunities to use all information available in managed care information systems. ..
- Archiving the Charleston Heart StudyPaul Nietert; Fiscal Year: 2002..abstract_text> ..
- Children with Chronic Health Conditions: Family ImpactKAREN KUHLTAHU; Fiscal Year: 2002....
- Cost-effectiveness of automated telephone outreach in patients with lung diseaseDavid H Smith; Fiscal Year: 2010..We will carry out an evaluation of the cost-effectiveness (efficiency) of the automated phone calls. (End of Abstract) ..