using cpoe and cdss 1

For this assignment, select one clinical practice issue that involves a specific medication. Using a Computerized Provider Order Entry (CPOE) system, design a Clinical Decision Support System (CDSS) that would be embedded in the EHR at your site of practice. Your CDSS must connect with CPOE to include a medication. You must link these two applications within the design.

General Guidelines:

Use the following information to ensure successful completion of the assignment:

  • This assignment uses a rubric. Please review the rubric prior to beginning the assignment to become familiar with the expectations for successful completion.
  • Doctoral learners are required to use APA style for their writing assignments. The APA Style Guide is located in the Student Success Center.
  • Use primary sources published within the last 5 years. Provide citations and references for all sources used.
  • You are required to submit this assignment to LopesWrite. Refer to the directions in the Student Success Center.

Directions:

Write a 1,000-1,250 word paper that provides the following:

  • Specific details of the clinical issue involving a specific medication
  • The rationale behind your design development.
  • A description of how this CDSS will be implemented and adopted by fellow clinicians.
  • An assessment of challenges and proposed solutions which might apply to this scenario (e.g., information loss, communication breakdown).