Jill Quaresimo

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OBJECTIVE Little is known about the frequency and types of prescribing errors in the ambulatory setting among community-based, primary care providers. Therefore, the rates and types of prescribing errors were assessed among community-based, primary care providers in two states. MATERIAL AND METHODS A non-randomized cross-sectional study was conducted of(More)
BACKGROUND Health policy forces are promoting the adoption of interoperable electronic health records (EHRs) with electronic prescribing (e-prescribing). Despite the promise of EHRs with e-prescribing to improve medication safety in ambulatory care settings--where most prescribing occurs and where errors are common--few studies have demonstrated its(More)
BACKGROUND The federal Electronic Health Record Incentive Program requires electronic reporting of quality from electronic health records, beginning in 2014. Whether electronic reports of quality are accurate is unclear. OBJECTIVE To measure the accuracy of electronic reporting compared with manual review. DESIGN Cross-sectional study. SETTING A(More)
BACKGROUND US federal policies are incentivizing use of electronic prescribing (e-prescribing) to improve safety. However, little is known about e-prescribing's actual impact on medication safety over time. A study was conducted to assess the effect of implementing a commercial electronic health record (EHR) with e-prescribing on rates and types of(More)
* Department of Pediatrics, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY † Department of Public Health, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY ‡ Department of Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY § New York-Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY ** Health Information Technology Evaluation Collaborative, New York, NY †† Weill Cornell(More)
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