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Title The evolution and implementation of a pediatric computerized order entry system: a case study
Author(s) Glynn C, Kleinman RE, Smith S, Tronni C
Source J Healthc Inf Manag., Vol. 18, No. 2, Pages 64-69
Publication Date Spring 2004
Abstract Implementing CPOE is not an easy undertaking. Designing and implementing a pediatric-focused CPOE presented a unique challenge because of the age and weight considerations inherent with a pediatric patient population. Through the experiences involved in an implementation, key elements of a successful implementation include high-level sponsorship, involvement of clinicians up-front in the process, excellent communication and round-the-clock support. When everyone works together with common objectives, milestones are met, and goals are realized


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