Implementation and evaluation of electronic clinical decision support for compliance with pneumonia and heart failure quality indicators.

@article{Niemi2009ImplementationAE,
  title={Implementation and evaluation of electronic clinical decision support for compliance with pneumonia and heart failure quality indicators.},
  author={Kristin Niemi and Siobhan Geary and B. Quinn and Mark Larrabee and Kevin Brown},
  journal={American journal of health-system pharmacy : AJHP : official journal of the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists},
  year={2009},
  volume={66 4},
  pages={389-97}
}
PURPOSE The ability of an automated system used to identify pneumonia and heart failure (HF) patients in real time and prompt clinical interventions was evaluated. SUMMARY An automated system evaluated all adult patients with an emergency department (ED) visit or hospital admission for possible pneumonia in real time for 31 days. Two quality-indicator alerts were sent to appropriate clinicians for possible interventions. The system evaluated all hospitalized adult patients for HF for 30 days… CONTINUE READING

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