An Unintended Consequence of CPOE Implementation: Shifts in Power, Control, and Autonomy

@article{Ash2006AnUC,
  title={An Unintended Consequence of CPOE Implementation: Shifts in Power, Control, and Autonomy},
  author={Joan S. Ash and Dean F. Sittig and Emily M. Campbell and Kenneth P. Guappone and Richard H. Dykstra},
  journal={AMIA ... Annual Symposium proceedings. AMIA Symposium},
  year={2006},
  pages={11-5}
}
Having found that an unintended consequence of computerized provider order entry (CPOE) implementation is "changes in the power structure" of the organization, we sought a deeper understanding of what was happening and why. If such consequences can be anticipated, they can be better managed. Using qualitative methods to study five successful CPOE sites, a… CONTINUE READING