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Slide Presentation from the AHRQ 2007 Annual Conference

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Direct Improvement: Safety through reduction of administrative or clinical error

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    • We improved provider access to clinical information. Current chart accessible from multiple locations (within clinic with multiple providers, multiple clinic sites 2-3hrs away, from hospital or home for doc on call)
  • Computerized Physician Order Entry
    • Legible prescriptions to in-house/outside pharmacy with up to date medication lists in chart
    • Legible nursing orders
  • Drug interactions/allergies
    • Allergy alert on every office visit template
    • Drug interaction standard pop-ups often overridden, should be redesigned to carry more pt specific alerts

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