A new Agency for Healthcare Research & Quality- (AHRQ)funded report, Enabling Medication Management through Health Information Technology, examines the evidence and research gaps regarding the impact of health information technology on all phases of the medication management process. Areas examined include prescribing and ordering, order communication, dispensing, administration and monitoring as well as education and reconciliation. Select for the report. The report shows improved care processes but mixed feelings about the effectiveness of HIT.
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