Understanding ePrescribing

  1. Presentation giving a detailed introduction to Electronic Health Records, and Electronic Prescribing and Medicines Management including the main issues and common pitfalls.
  2. Why we need ePrescribing
  3. ePrescribing background presentation from ePrescribing Conference, March 2012.
  4. Literature Overview of ePrescribing: Chapter on ePrescribing from the Final Report from the NHS Connecting for Health Evaluation Programme, The Impact of eHealth on the Quality and Safety of Healthcare.
  5. Report on medicine management in hospitals – A spoonful of sugar
  6. Systematic Review of the effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of interventions aimed at preventing medication errors.
  7. Presentation with facts and information providing a good overview of ePrescribing
  8. Briefing documents for: nurses, doctors, pharmacistsIM&Tsenior executives and ePrescribing implementation teams.
  9. ePrescribing report and presentation on the challenges of ePrescribing from Connecting for Health.
  10. Presentation on English Health Informatics and Relevance to ePrescribing by Bruce Warner, ePrescribing National Symposium, June 2013, London.
  11. Overview of ePrescribing in secondary care
  12. Examples of a Nurse-Administration-survey and Prescribers survey questions from Southampton
  13. Article on Reducing medication error through e-Prescribing: http://www.uspharmacist.com/content/s/266/c/42352/
  14. Systematic Review of Literature 2000 to 2014
  15. Oregon Health & Science University Clinfowiki – ePrescribing
  16. Article on safety around e-Prescribing and local information required by the Medicines Safety Officer.  This is in Supporting Safer Medication – Chapter 8 ‘Electronic prescribing for safer injectable therapy’ written by Ann Slee and Keith Farrar.
  17. Understanding how and why programs work.
  18. Medicines Optimisation – Closed Loop Medicines Management & Scan4Safety – Presentation for GDE Learning Network by Iain Davidson, Chief Pharmacist & CCIO, Royal Cornwall Hospitals Trust
  19. Going live with complex infusions at Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospital – Presentation by Emma Ritchie, Highly Specialist Pharmacist EPMA
  20. The 5 Rs – Document about Safe Medication Practice by Dorset County Hospital
  21. Pharmacist-Physician Communications in a Highly Computerised Hospital
  22. Best Practices for Preventing Malfunctions in Rule-Based Clinical Decision Support Alerts and Reminders
  23. 18 July NHS Digital Webex Reducing Medication Errors with EpMA
  24. NHS Digital Academy – EPMA Webex October
  25. Using Data to Support Antimicrobial Stewardship
  26. Antibiotic Review Kit – Hospital (ARK-hospital)
  27. Electronic Prescribing and Medicines Administration – Experiences and Lessons from BSMHFT – so far
  28. Taunton and Somerset NHS Foundation Trust (Contact details for David Chalkley):
  29. Electronic Prescribing and Medicines Administration Mental Health High Level Requirements Version 2.0
  30. Medical gas prescribing
  31. Medication adminitration errors and mortality: Incidents reported in England and Wales between 2007-2016
  32. Experiences delivering EPMA for Mental Health Webex slide pack
  33. Designing digital prescribing A new approach with branch diagrams
  34. Medication errors and adverse drug events in a UK hospital during the optimisation of electronic prescriptions: a prospective observational study
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