Mobile Computerized Physician Order Entry (CPOE)
Mobile EHR/CPOE enables physicians and nurses to improve patient care by ensuring the safety of every prescription written. The Computerized Physician Order Entry is an easy-to-use, software solution that is safe and secure. The physician orders for the patient are accessible from your computer, handheld device and/or cell phone. Nursing can send immediate notifications to the attending physician regarding any changes in condition or modifications needed to physician orders for a patient. Multiple options are provided to sending alerts are available.
Prescriptions can be restricted to the facility’s formulary and the new prescriptions are validated for interactions and appropriateness. Once completed and signed, the orders entered are transmitted to the vendor pharmacy or in-house pharmacy to be filled.
Other order types such as treatment, consults, laboratory can be entered and updated using the Personal Digital Assistant (PDA, e.g IPhone, Palm Treos) devices. If your laboratory vendor has an HL7 compliant system, you can access the patient’s laboratory results.