Clinical decision support refers to
|“||bringing relevant information to the clinician, at the right time and place, to enable optimal health care.||”|
"Clinical decision support can include checks for allergies, drug–drug interactions, overly high doses, and clinical conditions, as well as other patient-specific dose checking."
- ↑ President’s Council of Advisors on Science and Technology, Realizing the Full Potential of Health Information Technology to Improve Healthcare for Americans: The Path Forward, Glossary, at 87 (App. C) (Dec. 2010) (full-text).
- ↑ Electronic Prescribing: CMS Should Address Inconsistencies in Its Two Incentive Programs That Encourage the Use of Health Information Technology, at 13 n.32.