ERIC Number: EJ457737
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1993
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Introducing Physician Order Entry at a Major Academic Medical Center: II. Impact on Medical Education.
Massaro, Thomas A.
Academic Medicine, v68 n1 p25-30 Jan 1993
Implementation of the University of Virginia Medical Center's computerized system for mandatory recordkeeping of physician orders is discussed, focusing on issues raised among residents and physicians: time required for system use; changes in work responsibilities, patterns, and priorities; and attitudes. Recommendations are made for institutions considering such a system. (Author/MSE)
Descriptors: Attitudes, Case Studies, Computer Oriented Programs, Cost Effectiveness, Costs, Efficiency, Graduate Medical Education, Group Dynamics, Higher Education, Management Information Systems, Medical Case Histories, Professional Education, Program Effectiveness, Recordkeeping, Student Attitudes, Teaching Hospitals, Work Environment
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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Audience: Administrators; Teachers; Practitioners
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