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Computerized Provider Order Entry (CPOE)


Computerized provider order entry is a key component of health information system that allows the entry of clinical orders and instructions for the treatment of patients by a practitioners. The orders are communicated through a computer network to staff or other various departments responsible for fulfilling an order, including pharmacy, food services, radiology or laboratory.


  1. speeds order completion,
  2. reduces errors related to handwriting or transcriptions,
  3. allows order entry at point-of-care or offsite,
  4. provides error checking for duplicate or incorrect doses or tests, and
  5. simplifies inventory and posting of charges.



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December 14th, 2013 at 12:43 pm