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BMI+211+01.05.10 - Effective Design in Clinical Informatics...

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Unformatted text preview: Effective Design in Clinical Informatics BMI 211/CS 271 Amar Das Assistant Professor Medicine (Biomedical Informatics) Why do we need this course? Growing interest among BMI and other students for courses on software design and clinical informatics Dissemination of Health IT, particularly electronic health records, will be essential to health care reform A large numbers of Health IT ventures fail When Health IT Fails Los Angeles Times (1/22/03): Hospital Heeds Doctors, Suspends Use of Software When Health IT Fails Los Angeles Times (1/22/03): Cedars-Sinai Medical Center is suspending use of a multimillion-dollar computerized system for doctors' orders after hundreds of physicians complained that it was endangering patient safety and required too much work. Physician Ordering The act of requesting a healthcare worker provide a clinical service or intervention Commonly refers to medication orders One of the most challenging clinical process to automate Traditional Physician Ordering Computer-Based Order Entry Human-system interactions Physicians order drugs for patients Requests displayed in pharmacy Pharmacist fills prescription and has drug delivered to nurse Nurse administers drug to patient www.adldata.com/Software/ Clinical/OrderEntry.htm When Health IT Fails...
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This note was uploaded on 05/26/2010 for the course CS 271 taught by Professor Das during the Winter '10 term at Stanford.

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BMI+211+01.05.10 - Effective Design in Clinical Informatics...

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