While we are aware of poor engagement in prescribing
there has been little research to actually explore the reasons for this.
There is great variation in the prescribing
legislation of different countries, which results in differences in the types of medications nurses can prescribe and the scope of prescribing
The Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) does not allow controlled substances to be electronically prescribed, however, which "has hindered the adoption of electronic prescribing
," said Ms.
University of Southampton School of Nursing and Midwifery on behalf of Department of Health, UK This study aims to provide an evaluation of the expansion of independent nurse prescribing
to inform future developments for prescribing
in nursing and other health professions.
Reference" is a drug reference updated and published monthly.
Implementing and monitoring interventions to optimize prescribing
of antimicrobial drugs place a burden on hospital resources and their efficacies need to be confirmed (9).
Sometimes doctors don't want to go to the hassle of prescribing
a triplicate drug," he said at a press conference, referring to the special forms required by some states for strong painkillers.
Nationally, the rate of psychotropic drag use on special care units is quite high and the units, in themselves, seem to have had little effect on prescribing
THOUGH MOST PHYSICIANS SUPPORT A BAN ON COLLECTING PRESCRIBING
INFORMATION, ONLY A FRACTION HAVE USED PDRP TO RESTRICT RX DATA ACCESS
In a consultation document released late last month, the council proposes two levels of nurse prescribing
: community nurse prescribing
and specialist nurse prescribing
Jeffrey Blodgett, a 45-year-old osteopathic physician, is accused by the state Osteopathic Medical Board of gross negligence in prescribing
excessive amounts of addictive painkillers, including Lorcet and Norco, to four patients.
Reimbursement for the use of electronic prescribing
programs is needed to spur faster adoption, according to a report from the Electronic Prescribing
Project of the eHealth Initiative.