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Table 9. Performance Goals of the Informatics Portfolio

Performance Goal FY Targets Actual Performance Reference*

By 2008, increase the no. of hospitals using Computerized Physician Order Entry (CPOE) by 10 percent.

FY 2005
X hospitals using CPOE.

 

SG-1/5
HP-11/23

By 2008, in hospitals funded for CPOE systems, increase the no. of providers using the system from none to over 50 percent.

FY 2005
X providers using CPOE.

 

SG-1/5
HP-11/23

By 2008, in hospitals funded for CPOE, maintain a lowered medication error rate.

Outcome

FY 2005
Increase the rate of detection by 100 percent.

 

SG-1/5
HP-11/23

By 2006, six national message format and clinical vocabulary standards will be identified/recommended by HHS as ready for voluntary adoption and deployment.

FY 2004
3 message format and clinical vocabulary standards will be recommended by HHS as ready for voluntary adoption and deployment.

FY 2003
Develop Consensus on standards.

 

 

 

Completed

SG-1/5
HP-11/23

By 2008, nursing homes will have evidence-based information needed to make informed purchasing strategies related to IT.

Outcome

FY 2004
5 technologies currently shown to be effective in other clinical settings will be tested in nursing homes to evaluate the impact on safety, quality and cost of care.

 

SG-1/5
HP-11/23

* SG = Strategic Goal; HP = Healthy People

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