Clinician's assessments of outpatient electronic medical record alert and reminder usability and usefulness requirements

@article{Krall2002CliniciansAO,
  title={Clinician's assessments of outpatient electronic medical record alert and reminder usability and usefulness requirements},
  author={Michael Krall and Dean F. Sittig},
  journal={Proceedings. AMIA Symposium},
  year={2002},
  pages={400-4}
}
Electronic medical record alerts and reminders are increasingly employed as a means of decreasing medical errors and increasing the quality and cost-effectiveness of care. However, clinicians indicate that alerts and reminders can be either help or hindrance. Discerning the elements that determine which they will be, and the requirements of a helpful alert or reminder, was the focus of this study. We convened three focus groups, comprised of a total of 16 participants. During analysis, five… CONTINUE READING