Electronic Prescribing: A Safety and Implementation Guide

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Jones & Bartlett Learning, Oct 7, 2009 - Computers - 279 pages
Title Page Text [Edit] If you work with prescriptions or medical orders, chances are you will need to be familiar with electronic prescribing soon. Whether you are a health professional, physician, office manager, or medical secretary, THIS BOOK will provide the information you need to know for safe electronic prescribing by exploring how e-prescribing works, recognizing what e-prescribing features can help hinder safe prescribing, and offering practical advice for implementing e-prescribing. Not only will readers learn to use electronic prescribing technology safely, they will gain an appreciation for the roles their fellow healthcare workers play.
 

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Excellently written!

User Review  - bluegv - Borders

A very comprehensive guide for the future of transcribing. I am an RN and always try to stay on top of any methods that will decrease errors and increase efficiency. This book was easy to read and understand and I hope people will be able to utilize it effectively. Read full review

Contents

The Tools
35
Improving Patient Safety
93
Implementation
165
A Model of Error
223
Prior Authorization Fax Tool
229
Testing Tips for EPrescribing Applications
231
Disaster Preparedness
233
Workflows
237
Training
249
Glossary
253
References
259
Index
269
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