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  • error
  • Comparison of the cost-effectiveness of the three systems in relation to different valuations of an avoided error showed that the psAMS was the most cost-effective system regardless of error type or valuation. (physiciansweekly.com)
  • effect
  • The economic evaluation used original effect and cost data from prospective, controlled, before-and-after studies of medication systems implemented at a Danish hematological ward and an acute medical unit. (physiciansweekly.com)
  • The model-based comparative cost-effectiveness analyses were conducted with system-specific assumptions of the effect size and costs in scenarios with consumptions of 15,000, 30,000, and 45,000 doses per 6-month period. (physiciansweekly.com)
  • 2018
  • The system, which would be implemented automatically in 2018, is expected to cost €3 million. (err.ee)
  • Claims
  • It researches RelayHealth's intelligent pharmacy claims processing network, which processes prescription claims for more than 70% of the nation's pharmacies, to supply the patient prescription information, then integrates Mediware's rich drug information database and pharmacy processes to permit nurses to accurately manage medications from admission, transfer and discharge. (mediware.com)
  • hospitals
  • This initiative reflects the commitment of the Ontario MOHLTC to assist Ontario hospitals in safely managing the use of high-alert medications (those with greater potential to cause serious harm to patients if used in error). (hospitalnews.com)
  • An in-depth event analysis of a fatal narcotic error in 2004 identified system weaknesses common to many hospitals. (hospitalnews.com)
  • The aims of the second MSSS project are to determine the extent to which best practices and system safeguards for narcotic distribution and administration are in place in Ontario hospitals, to identify opportunities for system improvements and to assist hospitals to making those improvements. (hospitalnews.com)
  • Hospitals can save hundreds of thousands in yearly pharmaceutical costs and help prevent drug diversion with the Cumulus System from Chronica Medical. (outpatientsurgery.net)
  • LENEXA, KS, August 20, 2007 - Mediware Information Systems, Inc ., reported today its MediREC™ automated medication reconciliation product for hospitals is exceeding expectations since its release in May. (mediware.com)
  • According to John Damgaard, chief operating officer of Mediware Information Systems, medication reconciliation processes have come under scrutiny as hospitals continue to struggle with time consuming and sometimes inaccurate admission interviews. (mediware.com)
  • A very high percentage of hospitals use manual processes for medication reconciliation," said Damgaard. (mediware.com)
  • reminders
  • Zindagi SMS sent daily SMS reminders to participants and asked them to respond through SMS or missed (unbilled) calls after taking their medication. (mit.edu)
  • Conclusion In this large-scale randomized controlled effectiveness trial of SMS medication reminders for tuberculosis treatment, we found no significant impact. (mit.edu)
  • pump
  • A pump for delivering the medication is attached to the housing. (google.com)
  • The system further includes at least one pump on or within the housing for dispensing a calculated dosage amount of one or more medications from the ampoules, at least one delivery tube for conveying the medication(s) from the system for delivery to the patient, and safety means for ensuring that each ampoule can only be installed in a port to which the particular ampoule corresponds. (google.com)
  • processes
  • Direct observations and semi-structured interviews were carried out among the professionals involved in the medication system, covering the following processes: prescription, dispensation, preparation and administration of medications. (omicsonline.org)
  • healthcare
  • The Ontario Medication Safety Support Service (MSSS), a joint initiative of the Institute for Safe Medication Practices Canada, the Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care (MOHLTC) and the Ontario Hospital Association (OHA) is Canada's first province-wide medication safety support service for healthcare organizations. (hospitalnews.com)
  • Our purpose is to set up a treatment plan that will help your doctor manage your care while you are undergoing medication therapy, teach you and your family about the correct dosing and the importance of close supervision by the healthcare team while you are taking them, and help you learn the signs and symptoms of complications. (lmhealth.org)
  • prescription
  • Some of these drugs, along with others, are used to treat cancer.Visit our How To Order Prescriptions page to learn how to get a prescription on file with us and how to order the prescription medications your pet needs. (drsfostersmith.com)
  • Prescription medications. (err.ee)
  • The Estonian government is planning to create a supplementary system of partial prescription medication compensation for people who spend more than €100 on prescription medication annually. (err.ee)
  • According to the new system, supplementary compensation would be paid on prescription medication expenses exceeding €100. (err.ee)
  • According to the health minister, a total of 110,000 people in Estonia currently spend more than €100 annually on prescription medication despite current benefits. (err.ee)
  • A whopping 15,000 people spend more than €300 - and we are only talking about prescription medication expenses," he continued. (err.ee)
  • According to Ossinovski, as of next year, fewer than 100 people will pay more than €300 annually on prescription medication. (err.ee)
  • In order to implement the new system, the government decided to contribute an additional €3 million into the budget for benefits for medicinal products as well as synchronize the current prescription fees of €1.27 and €3.19 to €2.50 per prescription. (err.ee)
  • Valley Vet Pharmacy successfully completed the rigorous accreditation process by demonstrating the professional operations of the pharmacy, including the maintenance of policies and procedures that protect the veterinarian-client-patient relationship, ensure the appropriate handling of prescription medications, provide appropriate medication information, and ensure quality pharmacy practices are continuously offered to our clients. (valleyvet.com)
  • data
  • The economic evaluation used original effect and cost data from prospective, controlled, before-and-after studies of medication systems implemented at a Danish hematological ward and an acute medical unit. (physiciansweekly.com)
  • Because of Mediware's deep expertise in pharmacy information systems, MediREC™ extends well beyond data collection and aggregation tools available to enable providers with intelligent support that should improve safety as well as efficiency. (mediware.com)
  • practices
  • Over the four months of the study, the automated system detected MAEs with a sensitivity rate of 85.3 percent, whereas the practices in place had a sensitivity detection rate of 4.3 percent. (martindale.com)
  • Mediware delivers blood and medication management software systems that encapsulate information supporting patient therapies, reinforce patient safety practices and improve efficiencies to lower costs. (mediware.com)
  • HEALTH
  • JOHNSON CITY , N.Y. A network of health centers in California is using Innovation's robotic medication dispensing system, Innovation said Tuesday. (drugstorenews.com)
  • The Northeast Valley Health Corp., in San Fernando, Calif., is using Innovation's PharmAssist ROBOTx dispensing system to fill prescriptions at its 12 health centers, including its mobile van, throughout California's San Fernando and San Clarita valleys. (drugstorenews.com)
  • Jadidian said the system, which now fills around 50% of NEVHC's prescriptions, has made it possible for the company to make plans to open a new health center without hiring a pharmacist. (drugstorenews.com)
  • Careful monitoring of some blood-thinning medications - such as Warfarin (Coumadin), Lovenox or Heparin - is necessary because of possible serious risks associated with certain health conditions, such as stroke, atrial fibrillation and deep vein thrombosis, as well as the medication, itself. (lmhealth.org)
  • Access to medication affects a large part of society, and in an aging society, it is a growing concern," Minister of Health and Labour Jevgeni Ossinovski (SDE) said. (err.ee)
  • The government also approved Ossinovski's proposals to transfer tasks connected to the list of discount medication and medication tenders from the Ministry of Social Affairs to the Estonian Health Insurance Fund. (err.ee)
  • Call Doris at Southwest Health System (970-749-3464) to learn more. (swhealth.org)
  • Southwest Health System and Carelink coordinate to be your local service provider of medical alert systems in the Four Corners! (swhealth.org)
  • Many health care facilities have systems in place for medication error detection, however, some have low positive predictive values, while others are too resource intensive, and alarm fatigue is an issue for physicians as mentioned above. (martindale.com)
  • valve
  • a valve ( 85 , 180 ), the valve controlling selective release of the liquid medication through the release opening as the piston moves between the second opening of the upper chamber and the release opening of the lower chamber. (google.com.au)
  • physicians
  • The third function stores a list of all current medications and those previously prescribed by CareHere and other physicians. (bio-medicine.org)
  • Most of the existing MAE detection systems send out frequent alerts to physicians that result in what is known as "alarm fatigue. (martindale.com)
  • The total number of medication administrations during that time was 10,104 and 116 MAEs were identified by physicians. (martindale.com)
  • Control
  • Careful monitoring of laboratory results to control these low blood levels and providing recommendations for treatment with medication injections and/or iron replacement are the focus of this clinic. (lmhealth.org)
  • ensure
  • NCPA believes that other options exist to ensure patient access to needed medications if changes are made to mail delivery," read the letter, signed by NCPA SVP government affairs John Coster. (drugstorenews.com)
  • administration process
  • Our aim was to obtain information on intervening variables regarding the BCMA system, such as nurses' opinions and attitudes about the change in medication administration process, as well as measures of their fidelity to the intervention, such as workarounds. (longwoods.com)