Clinical decision support encompasses a variety of electronic tools at the point of care to facilitate decision-making on the part of clinicians. These include electronic order sets, patient alerts, and evidence-based medicine protocols. Stories here encompass the design, creation and implementation of clinical decision support tools as well as the benefits and pitfalls of using them.

Health Centers Incorporate Patient Work Information into EHRs

ACOs Struggle with Health IT Capabilities, Survey Finds

Model Predicts Transfusion Needs During Spine Surgery

Researchers Map Areas of High Diabetic Amputations

‘Labs-on-a-Chip’ Featured at AACC Meeting

Matching Decision Support with Analytics Brings Benefits

UPMC Projects Receive Grants for Health Innovation

Pediatric Guidelines Need Improvements for EHR Era

3 Hospital Clinical IT Applications Poised for Growth

HIE Speeds Public Health Reporting, Treatment

Integrated Cardiac Device Management Cuts ED Wait Times

Cross-Border Pediatric Telemedicine Works Well

Game Theory Helping to Predict Cancer Progress

AHRQ Grant to Enable Post-Discharge Communications

CMS: Don’t Over-Rely on EHR Decision Support Alerts

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