How do community pharmacies recover from e-prescription errors?
Odukoya OK, Stone JA, Chui MA. Res Social Adm Pharm. 2014;10:837-852.
The handwritten prescription pad is vanishing from clinical practice, replaced by the proliferation of e-prescribing. There are many advantages to this technology, but prescribing errors still occur at alarming rates. This study explored the approaches community pharmacists and technicians utilize to detect and manage e-prescription errors.
Electronic prescribing within an electronic health record reduces ambulatory prescribing errors.
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Transmitting and processing electronic prescriptions: experiences of physician practices and pharmacies.
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Ambulatory prescribing errors among community-based providers in two states.
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