Variable Success Rates Demonstrated by Pediatric Drug Error Prevention Systems

The combination of CPOE and clinical decision support programs are meant to provide a robust safeguard against improper medication dosing in the pediatric population, but a new study suggests that the use of such systems within an EHR have varied results.

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Video: Protecting Adolescent Confidentiality in EHRs

The Director of HIM at Chicago’s Ann and Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital discusses how children’s hospitals handle pediatric and adolescent EHRs.

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EHRs Pose Adolescent Confidentiality Risks

A new paper highlights researchers’ concerns that EHRs pose a threat to the confidentiality of healthcare records for adolescents.

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Overcoming the Challenges of Adolescent EHRs
Jun27

Overcoming the Challenges of Adolescent EHRs

In this web series, HIM professionals working in emerging roles give advice on tackling difficult HIM problems. This month features the conclusion to a two-part series discussing the unique challenges HIM professionals face in deploying EHRs customized to serve pediatric and adolescent providers.

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Overcoming the Challenges of Pediatric EHRs
May23

Overcoming the Challenges of Pediatric EHRs

In this web series, HIM professionals working in emerging roles give advice on tackling difficult HIM problems. This month features the first in a two-part series discussing the unique challenges HIM professionals face in deploying EHRs customized to serve pediatric providers.

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