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MU Stage 1 - Core Measures

Core 1 : CPOE for Medication Orders

Measure Overview : Enter at least one medication order using CPOE for patients with at least one medication recorded in their medication list.

Denominator : Number of unique patients with at least one medication in their medication list seen by the Provider during the EHR reporting period.

Numerator : Number of patients in the denominator that have at least one medication order entered using CPOE.

Stage 1 Goal : 30%

Exclusion: Provider who writes fewer than 100 prescriptions during the EHR reporting period.

ChARM EHR Workflow :
Follow the steps given below to add medication order using CPOE.

  1. Open new encounter from 'Patient Dashboard' or 'Calendar > List View'.
  2. Choose the required Chart Type.
  3. Go to Recommendation > Rx section.
  4. Use 'Instant Add' or 'Choose from Templates' option to prescribe medications.

For more information, refer to the CMS guideline for this measure