Of Interest: CPOE: A "New Ball Game"
Healthcare IT News
From the provider side, CPOE can be a big help – or, as some learned years ago, an untenable burden.
"I've lived it and I have the scars," Hughes quipped.
Today, what Hughes describes as the "PlayStation-Xbox generation" of physicians enter practice wondering why the level of automation has been so poor, said Hughes. "The difficulty with CPOE has been making it part of a physician's natural workflow," he suggested.