Systematic approach in assuring that the most appropriate intervention is offered, explained, and ordered at the right time; includes care in addition to that of standard evidence based medicine alerts and reminders.
- Computerized Physician Order Entry (CPOE) for medications*, radiological exams*, and lab tests*
- Appropriately sensitive and specific clinical data sets (CDS) when ordering medications*, radiological exams, and lab tests
- Links to programs that offer comprehensive clinical information on specific topics
- Incorporate shared decisions and patient preferences
- Capture patient consent information
- Schedule care on behalf of the patient