IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - Improving patient care at the University of Virginia Health System: A systems approach to examining inpatient medication distribution

IEEE Systems and Information Engineering Design Symposium (SIEDS 2008)

Author(s): J. Berman ; E. Hagstrom ; S. Kunath ; J. Little ; E. Myers ; J. Richardson ; G. Rundlett ; C. Smith ; T. Terrebone
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1 April 2008
Conference Location: Charlottesville, VA, USA
Conference Date: 25 April 2008
Page(s): 174 - 177
ISBN (CD): 978-1-4244-2366-8
ISBN (Paper): 978-1-4244-2365-1
DOI: 10.1109/SIEDS.2008.4559706
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Medication replacements are reorders resulting from errors in the medication distribution process due to the perceived or actual unavailability of the right medication at the required place and... View More

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