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Slide Presentation from the AHRQ 2007 Annual Conference

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The Everett Clinic's e-prescribing system

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  • CliniTech´f' Information Resources
  • Internally-developed EHR began in 1995: charts, labs and imaging reports
  • e-prescribing implemented beginning during 2003-05
  • Features of e-prescribing system
    • Web-based
    • Write new & refill prescriptions
    • Output = fax/ print
    • Optimizes choice of medication; generates medication list as prescriptions are written
    • Pediatric antibiotic dosing by weight
  • Utilizes subscription to commercial drug database as back end
  • Builds patient drug database, improving disease management

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