Bharat R. Rao, Charles Denham
In this chapter, you will learn how to
• Identify and explain the key elements of a clinical decision support (CDS) system
• Present the increasing value and importance of clinical decision support systems for clinical and administrative use in today’s healthcare environment
• Examine the pitfalls of clinical decision support and barriers to successful adoption and how to overcome these issues
• Compare decision support capabilities and customizability
Healthcare is undergoing a dramatic transformation, fueled by economic, social, regulatory, and technological drivers. Clinicians in the healthcare systems of tomorrow will be tasked to deliver more efficient and safer care at lower costs while improving patient outcomes—all ...