Healthcare // Clinical Information Systems
News
6/12/2012
03:30 PM
Connect Directly
RSS
E-Mail
50%
50%

10 Popular Pharmacy Information Systems

Healthcare providers need top-notch pharmacy information systems to safely deliver medications. Consider our overview of the top players.
Previous
9 of 11
Next


RxConnect interfaces with EHR products and provides features such as admissions discharges and transfers; order verification; administration messages from an eMAR; notification of pharmacy fill data to the eMAR system; and automated dispensing system support through HL7 2.3.1.

In addition, RxConnect provides transparency between pharmacy and enterprise systems. For example, it is fully integrated with the Avatar Order Entry and Avatar eMAR modules, providing a complete closed-loop medication management platform. In this scenario, an Avatar customer creates a medication order for a patient via Avatar Order Entry. The order is sent to the pharmacy and processed using RxConnect. When the staff administers the medication to a patient, Avatar eMAR passes the information back to the pharmacist. This integrated approach helps Netsmart customers meet the Meaningful Use criteria for funding eligibility under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA), which includes medication management and electronic prescribing requirements.

RECOMMENDED READING:

There's More to Patient Safety Than 'Meaningful Use'

Hospitals Lag In Computerized Physician Order Entry

Sloppy EHR Implementation Could Threaten Patient Safety

Planning for pharmacy information systems among US hospitals

EHRs Aren't Ready To Pay For Performance

E-Prescribing Systems Still Finding Their Mojo

12 EHR Vendors That Stand Out

6 E-Prescribing Vendors To Watch

Previous
9 of 11
Next
Comment  | 
Print  | 
More Insights
Register for InformationWeek Newsletters
White Papers
Current Issue
InformationWeek Tech Digest - August 20, 2014
CIOs need people who know the ins and outs of cloud software stacks and security, and, most of all, can break through cultural resistance.
Flash Poll
Video
Slideshows
Twitter Feed
InformationWeek Radio
Sponsored Live Streaming Video
Everything You've Been Told About Mobility Is Wrong
Attend this video symposium with Sean Wisdom, Global Director of Mobility Solutions, and learn about how you can harness powerful new products to mobilize your business potential.