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Electronic Medicines Management: Support for Professional Practice

  • Stephen Goundrey-Smith
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Part of the Health Informatics book series (HI)

Abstract

The changing role of the various professions in the health services provides implementers of EP systems with the challenge of how professional roles are recognized and regulated within an EP system. This will be discussed further in  Chap. 7, concerning the use of EP systems by non-medical prescribers. However, if systems are to be accepted by users, designers and implementers will also need to consider how EP systems will support, or can be configured to support, the needs of healthcare professionals in their everyday practice.

Keywords

Healthcare Professional Continue Professional Development Computerize Physician Order Entry Hospital Pharmacist Clinical Audit 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Stephen Goundrey-Smith
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  1. 1.Cert Clin Pharm, MRPharmSSGS PharmaSolutionsChedworthUK

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