Week 5 Discussion- Clinical Decision Support System.docx - Week 5 Discussion Clinical Decision Support System 1 This week we learned about the potential

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Week 5 Discussion- Clinical Decision Support System 1) This week we learned about the potential benefits and drawbacks to clinical decision support systems (CDSSs). Create a “Pros” versus “Cons” table with a column for “Pro” and a separate column for “Con”. Include at least 3 items for each column. Next to each item, provide a brief rationale as to why you included it on the respective list. Hello Professor and classmates, The following are the Pro and Cons of Clinical Decision Support System, which I think can impact a healthcare facility. Pros Rationale Cons Rationale Patient Safety Help “users” to reduce the high incidence of medication errors and adverse events Alert fatigue Providers get overwhelmed when there are too many “alerts” especially these “alerts” are generalized in every patient Order sets Help “users” to minimize repetitive tests (labs, diagnostic, etc.) and contributes to a decrease in the cost Financial challenges To set-up, the program in practice is expensive but also
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