Final project milestone 1 topic selection
- Electronic Health Records EHRs: EHRs enable healthcare providers to view patient data instantly, improving outcomes and reducing medical error risk. EHRs at your work can be evaluated to determine areas of improvement, and make sure that they are optimized for safety.
- Medication Management System: Patients are often injured by medication mistakes. Medication management systems can reduce errors through automated medication administration and real-time alerts of potential drug interaction.
- Clinical Decision Support Systems: CDSS are a tool that can help healthcare professionals make clinical decisions. They do this by providing them with evidence-based advice, alerting them to possible adverse drug reactions or events, and offering diagnostic assistance. CDSS can be evaluated in your office to identify improvements and make sure that it is optimal for safety.
- Telemedicine: Telemedicine allows patients to access healthcare remotely. This reduces the number of in-person appointments and improves patient outcomes. Telemedicine can be evaluated in your office to identify improvements and make sure that it is safe for patients.
Consider the needs and challenges in your work environment and the ways that the information management strategies can be used to address these issues and improve outcomes and patient safety. After you’ve chosen your topic and received feedback, discuss it with your teacher to make sure it is aligned with course requirements.