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February 27, 2013
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  • CPOE adoption can cut medication errors, study finds
    Using computerized provider order entry systems to process prescription orders reduced the possibility for errors by 48%, a study based on data from the American Hospital Association Annual Survey and EHR Adoption Database finds. "Current policies to increase CPOE adoption and use will likely prevent millions of additional medication errors each year," researchers said. Healthcare Informatics online (2/25) LinkedInFacebookTwitterEmail this Story
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  • HHS announces about $300M in innovation grants to 25 states
    The HHS has announced that the U.S. government plans to provide 25 states with almost $300 million to support their efforts to evaluate new approaches to curbing medical costs and improving heath care quality in Medicaid. Arkansas, Maine, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Oregon and Vermont were the first states to receive State Innovation Model support. Healthcare IT News (2/21), Reuters (2/21) LinkedInFacebookTwitterEmail this Story
  • Greenway to link EHRs with eCoupon prescription service
    The eCoupon service provided by Physicians Interactive will be incorporated with Greenway Medical Technologies' EHRs. The companies expect the integration to boost patient medication adherence rates since it allows doctors to access EHRs and offer coupons or price discounts to patients when prescribing a medication. Health Data Management (2/25) LinkedInFacebookTwitterEmail this Story
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