Adelman, Jason Stuart

Effect of number of open charts on intercepted wrong-patient medication orders in an emergency department.

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Providing Evidence and Developing a Toolkit to Accelerate the Adoption of Patient Photographs in Electronic Health Records

Description: 

This study will evaluate the effectiveness of patient photographs displayed in electronic health record systems for preventing wrong-patient errors.

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Project Dates: 
September 30, 2017 to July 31, 2021

A national survey assessing the number of records allowed open in electronic health records at hospitals and ambulatory sites.

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Develop and Validate Health IT Safety Measures To Capture Violations of the Five Rights of Medication Safety

Description: 

This project will develop and validate new measures needed for automatically identifying violations of the “Five Rights of Medication Safety”: right patient, right dose, right medication, right route, and right frequency.

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Project Dates: 
September 1, 2016 to June 30, 2020

Assess Risk of Wrong Patient Errors in an EMR That Allows Multiple Records Open

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This study will provide data on the risk of wrong patient errors when varying numbers of records are open at once, helping to inform decisionmakers on the optimal configuration of their computerized provider order entry systems.

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September 30, 2014 to September 29, 2018