TITLE

It's Time for CDS

AUTHOR(S)
Teich, Jonathan
PUB. DATE
May 2009
SOURCE
Health Management Technology;May2009, Vol. 30 Issue 5, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the efforts to implement quality and safety improvements through health information technology (HIT), and the clinical decision support (CDS) systems in the U.S. A study published by Rubin Amarasingham, M.D., and colleagues in the January 26, 2009, issue of the "Archives of Internal Medicine" showed the advantages of using automated notes, records, order entry and clinical decision support at hospitals. The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) has funding, policy requirement and support for HIT and CDS.
ACCESSION #
41435792

 

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