Health system cuts med errors by 29%

January 2009
Healthcare Risk Management;Jan2009, Vol. 31 Issue 1, p11
The article reports on the 29% reduction in medication errors and the 40% cut on the time between ordering and administering urgent medication in Michigan due to the implementation of an online order entry system at the University of Michigan Health Systems.


Related Articles

  • Evidence of price change volatility induced by the number and proportion of orders of a given size. Walsh, David M. // Australian Journal of Management (University of New South Wales);Jun98, Vol. 23 Issue 1, p39 

    Examines the contribution of order flow parameters to the volatility of price change. Positive correlation between the number of orders, of any size and volatility; Increase in price change in each order size category as order size increases; Uncorrelation of number and proportion of orders...

  • Gulf Coast wholesaler offers customers automatic reordering. Alter, James // Air Conditioning, Heating & Refrigeration News;10/21/96, Vol. 199 Issue 8, p5 

    Discusses the ordering system developed by Refrigeration Supply Co. Company background; Customer service.

  • buy-stuff.com.  // Scholastic DynaMath;Nov/Dec2011, Vol. 30 Issue 3, p8 

    A quiz regarding the items that would be left over from the customers' orders at buy-stuff.com warehouse is presented.

  • MERCHANDISE ORDER PROCESSING.  // Multichannel Merchant (Penton Media, Inc.);Dec2008, Vol. 4 Issue 12, p54 

    A directory of merchandise order processing agencies in the U.S. and Canada is presented including PacNet Services Ltd in Vancouver, Canada, Dydacomp in Totowa, New Jersey, and Avexxis Corporation in Avon, Connecticut.

  • The four-minute file.  // Works Management;Apr2000, Vol. 53 Issue 4, p27 

    Features the Atlet Series 2 APS high-level order picker used by Stortext, a record storage company in Edinburgh, Scotland. Reduction of time consumed during the delivery of requested files; Capabilities of the APS man-up order picker; Offer of renovated and refurbished trucks by the Series 2...

  • Bin there, done that.  // Works Management;Apr2000, Vol. 53 Issue 4, p27 

    Features the Polymark Gartner order picking system which uses a monorail conveyor to carry containers along picking routes. Suspension of carriers from a lightweight monorail; Advantage of the system over conventional floor mounted belt conveyors; Provision of a versatile and economic...

  • D.A. Fehr Implements Supply Chain Technology. Klems, Brian A.; Lenius, Pat // Supply House Times;Oct2003, Vol. 46 Issue 8, p32 

    Reports on the implementation of order processing system by D. A. Fehr Inc. in Pennsylvania. Consolidation of the supply chain; Enhancement of inventory control; Improvement of sales analysis.

  • The supply chain's missing link. Frye, Colleen // Software Magazine;Oct97, Vol. 17 Issue 11, p81 

    Focuses on the effective order fulfillment or order management which is emerging as a key link in supply chain. Its benefits; How order fulfillment maximizes customer services; Effect of order fulfillment to a company's return on assets. INSETS: Boston Edison saving electronically.;GE supply...

  • Saks fills need for fast orders. Zimmermann, Kim Ann // WWD: Women's Wear Daily;4/15/1998, Vol. 175 Issue 71, p11 

    Reports that Saks Fifth Avenue has begun using a system that speeds up the ordering process. How the system speeds up the process; Features of the program.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics