Resource Center

MU Stage 3

Clinical Decision Support

a) CPOE for Medication Orders

More than 60 percent of medication orders created by the EP during the EHR reporting period are recorded using computerized provider order entry

Denominator: Number of medication orders created by the EP during the EHR reporting period.

Numerator: The number of orders in the denominator recorded using CPOE.

ChARM EHR Workflow:

All the medications prescribed for patients from Encounter > Rx section or from Patient Dashboard > Medications section are eligible for calculating the numerator and denominator of this measure.

b) CPOE for Laboratory Orders

More than 60 percent of laboratory orders created by the EP during the EHR reporting period are recorded using computerized provider order entry

Denominator: Number of laboratory orders created by the EP during the EHR reporting period.

Numerator: The number of orders in the denominator recorded using CPOE.

ChARM EHR Workflow:

All the lab tests ordered for patients from Encounter > Labs section or from Patient Dashboard > Lab Records > Lab Orders section are eligible for calculating the numerator and denominator of this measure.

c) CPOE for Radiology Orders

More than 60 percent of diagnostic imaging orders created by the EP during the EHR reporting period are recorded using computerized provider order entry

Denominator: Number of diagnostic imaging orders created by the EP during the EHR reporting period.

Numerator: The number of orders in the denominator recorded using CPOE.

ChARM EHR Workflow:

All the image tests ordered for patients from Encounter > Images section or from Patient Dashboard > Images > Image Orders section are eligible for calculating the numerator and denominator of this measure.