Deploying information technology and continuous control monitoring systems in hospitals to prevent medication errors.

@article{EscobarRodriguez2012DeployingIT,
  title={Deploying information technology and continuous control monitoring systems in hospitals to prevent medication errors.},
  author={Tomas Escobar-Rodriguez and Pedro Monge-Lozano and Ma Mercedes Romero-Alonso and Ma Antonia Bol{\'i}var-Raya},
  journal={Health information management : journal of the Health Information Management Association of Australia},
  year={2012},
  volume={41 1},
  pages={17-25}
}
The serious repercussions of healthcare errors on patient safety have led hospitals to deploy information technology and continuous control monitoring systems to prevent them. Hospitals are moving away from traditional paper-based systems and focusing on designing new systems that prevent errors, using information technologies to catalyse the process re-engineering. This paper presents a case study that analyses the effect of computerised physician order entry and automated unit-based… CONTINUE READING

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