Leapfrog Group wants hospitals to monitor, not just implement, CPOE systems

Thompson, Cheryl A.
August 2010
American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy;8/15/2010, Vol. 67 Issue 16, p1310
Academic Journal
The article reports on the call of Leapfrog Group for hospitals to regularly test and monitor their computerized prescriber-order-entry (CPOE) system after implementation to maximise its use. It mentions the use of simulation tool to evaluate the CPOE system. Comments from chairman David Knowlton of Leapfrog Group and clinical informatics pharmacist Anne M. Bobb of Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago, Illinois on the use and maintenance of CPOE system are included.


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