Optimizing Drug-Dose Checking to Minimize Alert Fatigue
Drug dosing errors account for nearly 40% of all preventable medical errors and could prove harmful to patients and costly to healthcare organizations. Join MetroHealth System CMIO Dr. David Kaelber for a look at how his institution’s strategic approach to customizing its EHR-integrated drug dosing data lead to both improved patient outcomes and a reduction in irrelevant alerts and alert fatigue, as well as techniques for optimizing your drug decision support system.
You may also like:
According to a recent Centers for Disease Control (CDC) report, 63% of accidental deaths in the U.S. are attributed to some form of opioid use or misuse. Mounting concern over the national crisis of opioid abuse and overutilizatio...
Two recent studies took a closer look at the question of whether antibiotics prevent postoperative complications after third molar surgery. Both found that there are fewer postoperative complications after using antibiotics.
Heads up! Risk Evaluation and Mitigation Strategies, or REMS, have been referenced in a number of recent industry discussions and could present significant challenges to the practice and business of pharmacy over the next several ...
Stay in the Know
Sign up to start receiving notifications via email of our upcoming webinars!