E-Prescribing

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McVeigh FL 2nd. E-prescribing in the optometric practice. Optometry. 2008 Nov;79(11):692-701. 

Weingart SN, Simchowitz B, Shiman L, Brouillard D, Cyrulik A, Davis RB, Isaac T, Massagli M, Morway L, Sands DZ, Spencer J, Weissman JS. Clinicians' assessments of electronic medication safety alerts in ambulatory care. Arch Intern Med. 2009 Sep 28;169(17):1627-32. Request from the  Knowledge Center .

Simonaitis L, McDonald CJ. Using National Drug Codes and drug knowledge bases to organize prescription records from multiple sources. Am J Health Syst Pharm. 2009 Oct 1;66(19):1743-53. 

Weingart SN, Simchowitz B, Padolsky H, Isaac T, Seger AC, Massagli M, Davis RB, Weissman JS. An empirical model to estimate the potential impact of medication safety alerts on patient safety, health care utilization, and cost in ambulatory care. Arch Intern Med. 2009 Sep 14;169(16):1465-73. Request from the  Knowledge Center .

van Doormaal JE, van den Bemt PM, Zaal RJ, Egberts AC, Lenderink BW, Kosterink JG, Haaijer-Ruskamp FM, Mol PG. The influence that electronic prescribing has on medication errors and preventable adverse drug events: an interrupted time-series study. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2009 Nov-Dec;16(6):816-25. Epub 2009 Aug 28. 

Lee JC, Lau DT. Health information technology and the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act: some of the challenges ahead. Clin Ther. 2009 Jun;31(6):1276-8. 

Lundy SH, Anderson CL, Valentine ET. Just what the doctor ordered? CMS and DEA introduce new measures to facilitate e-prescribing. J Health Life Sci Law. 2009 Jul;2(4):79, 81-114. 

Hellström L, Waern K, Montelius E, Astrand B, Rydberg T, Petersson G. Physicians' attitudes towards ePrescribing--evaluation of a Swedish full-scale implementation. BMC Med Inform Decis Mak. 2009 Aug 7;9:37.  Access full-text online .

Brinson C; KarenZupko & Associates. E-prescribing and the Physician Quality Reporting Initiative: get in while the getting is good! Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ). 2009 May;38(5):246-8. 

Reckmann MH, Westbrook JI, Koh Y, Lo C, Day RO. Does computerized provider order entry reduce prescribing errors for hospital inpatients? A systematic review. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2009 Sep-Oct;16(5):613-23.

Tan WS, Phang JS, Tan LK. Evaluating user satisfaction with an electronic prescription system in a primary care group. Ann Acad Med Singapore. 2009 Jun;38(6):494-7. 

Stock R, Scott J, Gurtel S. Using an electronic prescribing system to ensure accurate medication lists in a large multidisciplinary medical group. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2009 May;35(5):271-7. 

Terry M. E-prescribing: Onramp to the new electronic healthcare highway. Telemed J E Health. 2009 May;15(4):320-4. 

Weingart SN, Massagli M, Cyrulik A, Isaac T, Morway L, Sands DZ, Weissman JS. Assessing the value of electronic prescribing in ambulatory care: a focus group study. Int J Med Inform. 2009 Sep;78(9):571-8. 

Schedlbauer A, Prasad V, Mulvaney C, Phansalkar S, Stanton W, Bates DW, Avery AJ. What evidence supports the use of computerized alerts and prompts to improve  clinicians' prescribing behavior? J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2009 Jul-Aug;16(4):531-8.  Access full-text online .

Wang CJ, Patel MH, Schueth AJ, Bradley M, Wu S, Crosson JC, Glassman PA, Bell DS. Perceptions of standards-based electronic prescribing systems as implemented in outpatient primary care: a physician survey. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2009 Jul-Aug;16(4):493-502.   Access full-text online .

Ball FR. DEA issues proposed rule on e-prescribing. J Med Pract Manage. 2009  Jan-Feb;24(4):243. 

Lesprit P, Duong T, Girou E, Hemery F, Brun-Buisson C. Impact of a computer-generated alert system prompting review of antibiotic use in hospitals. J Antimicrob Chemother. 2009 May;63(5):1058-63. 

Hunteman L, Ward L, Read D, Jolly M, Heckman M. Analysis of allergy alerts within a computerized prescriber-order-entry system. Am J Health Syst Pharm. 2009 Feb 15;66(4):373-7. 

Warholak TL, Rupp MT. Analysis of community chain pharmacists' interventions on electronic prescriptions. J Am Pharm Assoc (2003). 2009 Jan-Feb;49(1):59-64. 

E-prescribing system increases generic usage. Manag Care. 2009 Jan;18(1):43.  

Astrand B, Montelius E, Petersson G, Ekedahl A. Assessment of ePrescription quality: an observational study at three mail-order pharmacies. BMC Med Inform Decis Mak. 2009 Jan 26;9:8.  Access full-text online .

Fischer MA, Vogeli C, Stedman M, Ferris T, Brookhart MA, Weissman JS. Effect of electronic prescribing with formulary decision support on medication use and cost. Arch Intern Med. 2008 Dec 8;168(22):2433-9.  Access full-text online .

Kuehn BM. New e-prescribing guide unveiled. JAMA. 2008 Nov 19;300(19):2235. Request from the  Knowledge Center .

Bell DS, Schueth AJ, Guinan JP, Wu S, Crosson JC. Evaluating the technical adequacy of electronic prescribing standards: Results of an expert panel process. AMIA Annu Symp Proc. 2008 Nov 6:46-50.  Access full-text online .

Moiduddin A, Dullabh P, Woolley R. Advancing the ePrescribing research. AMIA Annu Symp Proc. 2008 Nov 6:938. 

Simonaitis L, Belsito A, Overhage JM. Enhancing an ePrescribing system by adding medication histories and formularies: the Regenstrief Medication Hub. AMIA Annu Symp Proc. 2008 Nov 6:677-81.  Access full-text online .

Small MD, Barrett A, Price GM. The impact of computerized prescribing on error rate in a department of Oncology/Hematology. J Oncol Pharm Pract. 2008 Dec;14(4):181-7. 

Pagán JA, Pratt WR, Sun J. Which physicians have access to electronic prescribing and which ones end up using it? Health Policy. 2009 Mar;89(3):288-94. 

Ammenwerth E, Schnell-Inderst P, Machan C, Siebert U. The effect of electronic prescribing on medication errors and adverse drug events: a systematic review. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2008 Sep-Oct;15(5):585-600. Epub 2008 Jun 25.  Access full-text online .

eHealth Initiative. A Clinician's Guide to Electronic Prescribing

No authors listed. Electronic prescribing gains ground slowly . Manag Care. 2008 Aug;17(8):53. 

Hutchinson K. Building physician connectivity for e-prescribing. An interview by George D.Lundberg with Kevin Hutchinson . Medscape J Med. 2008 Jul 18;10(7):168.  Acess full-text online .

McGrath D. E-prescribing. J Med Pract Manage. 2008 Jul-Aug;24(1):50-2.

MGMA Government Affairs Department. DEA releases proposed rule for e-prescribing controlled substances . MGMA Connex. 2008 Aug;8(7):16. 

Pagán JA, Pratt WR, Sun J. Which physicians have access to electronic prescribing and which ones end upusing it? Health Policy. 2008 Aug 18. 

Berry K, Tennant R. The latest on e-prescribing . MGMA Connex. 2008 May-Jun;8(5):29-30.  Access full-text online .

Ammenwerth E, Schnell-Inderst P, Machan C, Siebert U. The Effect of Electronic Prescribing on Medication Errors and Adverse DrugEvents: A Systematic Review . J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2008 September-October;15(5):585-600. Epub 2008 Jun 25.

Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), HHS. Medicare program; standards for e-prescribing under Medicare Part D andidentification of backward compatible version of adopted standard fore-prescribing and the Medicare prescription drug program (version 8.1). Final rule. Fed Regist. 2008 Apr 7;73(67):18917-42.

DoBias M. Endorsing e-prescribing. FAH's Kahn says it helps reduce errors . Mod Healthc. 2008 Feb 18;38(7):7.  Access full-text online .

Vesely R. The riches of e-prescribing. Insurers will say, do pretty much anything to get physicians to prescribe medications electronically . Ever wonder why? Mod Healthc. 2008 Feb 18;38(7):6-7, 16, 1.  Access full-text online .

Lapane KL, Waring ME, Schneider KL, Dubé C, Quilliam BJ. A mixed method study of the merits of e-prescribing drug alerts in primary care . J Gen Intern Med. 2008 Apr;23(4):442-6. Request from the  Knowledge Center .

Crosson JC, Isaacson N, Lancaster D, McDonald EA, Schueth AJ, DiCicco-BloomB, Newman JL, Wang CJ, Bell DS. Variation in electronic prescribing implementation among twelve ambulatory practices. J Gen Intern Med. 2008 Apr;23(4):364-71.

Fischer MA, Vogeli C, Stedman MR, Ferris TG, Weissman JS. Uptake of electronic prescribing in community-based practices . J Gen Intern Med. 2008 Apr;23(4):358-63.

Cusack CM. Electronic health records and electronic prescribing: promise and pitfalls . Obstet Gynecol Clin North Am. 2008 Mar;35(1):63-79, ix.

Spiro RF. Electronic prescribing in long-term care: an overview of five pilot projects . Consult Pharm. 2008 Jan;23(1):16-26.

Terry K. E-prescribing: the rewards and risks . Med Econ. 2008 Jan 4;85(1):22, 24, 26-7.

Jani YH, Ghaleb MA, Marks SD, Cope J, Barber N, Wong IC. Electronic prescribing reduced prescribing errors in a pediatric renal outpatient clinic. J Pediatr. 2008 Feb;152(2):214-8. Epub 2007 Nov 19. Request from the  Knowledge Center .

Cunningham TR, Geller ES, Clarke SW. Impact of electronic prescribing in a hospital setting: a process-focusedevaluation. Int J Med Inform. 2008 Aug;77(8):546-54. Epub 2007 Nov 28.


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