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Effect of bar-code technology on the safety of medication administration.
Poon EG, Keohane CA, Yoon CS, et al. N Engl J Med. 2010;362:1698-1707.
Implementation of a telepharmacy service to provide round-the-clock medication order review by pharmacists.
Wakefield DS, Ward MM, Loes JL, O'Brien J, Sperry L. Am J Health Syst Pharm. 2010;67:2052-2057.
Medication errors with electronic prescribing (eP): two views of the same picture.
Savage I, Cornford T, Klecun E, Barber N, Clifford S, Franklin BD. BMC Health Serv Res. 2010;10:135.
Utilising improvement science methods to optimise medication reconciliation.
White CM, Schoettker PJ, Conway PH, et al. BMJ Qual Saf. 2011;20:372-380.
Medicines reconciliation using a shared electronic health care record.
Moore P, Armitage G, Wright J, Dobrzanski S, Ansari N, Hammond I, Scally A. J Patient Saf. 2011;7:147-153.
Wrist tag 'offers drug warning.'
BBC News. August 9, 2005.
A network collaboration implementing technology to improve medication dispensing and administration in critical access hospitals.
Wakefield DS, Ward MM, Loes JL, O'Brien J. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2010;17:584-587.
Inpatient Computerized Provider Order Entry: Findings from the AHRQ Health IT Portfolio.
Dixon BE, Zafar A, for AHRQ National Resource Center for Health IT. Rockville, MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality; January 2009. AHRQ Publication No. 09-0031-EF.
We need to talk: an observational study of the impact of electronic medical record implementation on hospital communication.
Taylor SP, Ledford R, Palmer V, Abel E. BMJ Qual Saf. 2014;23:584-588.
ASHP national survey of pharmacy practice in hospital settings: dispensing and administration—2011.
Pedersen CA, Schneider PJ, Scheckelhoff DJ. Am J Health Syst Pharm. 2012;69:768-785.
Piecing together medication administration.
Anderson HJ. Health Data Manage. May 1, 2009;17:22.
Electronic health records and adverse drug events after patient transfer.
Boockvar KS, Livote EE, Goldstein N, Nebeker JR, Siu A, Fried T. Qual Saf Health Care. 2010;19:e16.
Medication administration quality and health information technology: a national study of US hospitals.
Appari A, Carian EK, Johnson ME, Anthony DL. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2012;19:360-367.
Effect of a weight-based prescribing method within an electronic health record on prescribing errors.
Ginzburg R, Barr WB, Harris M, Munshi S. Am J Health Syst Pharm. 2009;66:2037-2041.
Implementing an electronic medical record with computerized prescriber order entry at a critical access hospital.
Horning R. Am J Health Syst Pharm. 2011;68:2288-2292.
Association of note quality and quality of care: a cross-sectional study.
Edwards ST, Neri PM, Volk LA, Schiff GD, Bates DW. BMJ Qual Saf. 2014;23:406-413.
Horus meets Nightingale in the modern age: how nursing communicates with pharmacy in HCIT era.
Armstrong I, Cox MA. Stud Health Technol Inform. 2006;122:585-586.
The role of the electronic health record in patient safety events.
Sparnon E, Marella WM. PA-PSRS Patient Saf Advis. 2012;9:113-121.
Office-based physicians are responding to incentives and assistance by adopting and using electronic health records.
Hsiao CJ, Jha AK, King J, Patel V, Furukawa MF, Mostashari F. Health Aff (Millwood). 2013;32:1470-1477.
Electronic medical records may boost patient safety.
Cornish A. National Public Radio. July 15, 2013.
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