Computerized Physician Order Entry

Please answer the questions listed to assist us in our efforts to determine the usage and effects of CPOE in Region 2.

Thank you on behalf of NAHUC!

Name (optional): 


  1. Does your workplace encourage or pay for continuing education?
    Yes
    No


  1. How long have you worked in this career? 


  1. Do you have electronic or hard copy medical records? 


  1. Did the transition to CPOE have a positive effect at your place of business?
    Yes
    No


  1. How were Health Unit Coordinator's at your place of business effected by the implementation of CPOE?


  1. Are treatment orders such as respiratory orders transcribed electronically?
    Yes
    No


  1. What city and state, country or province do you live in?


  1. As a health unit coordinator do you transcribe or take-off physicians' orders electronically?
    Yes
    No


  1. Are activity, positioning or observation orders transcribed electronically?
    Yes
    No


  1. What is your current working title? 


  1. Are medication orders transcribed electronically with CPOE?
    Yes
    No


  1. Are long term care, group home or hospice orders transcribed electronically?
    Yes
    No


  1. Which one of the following medical environments do you work in? 


  1. Which areas in the hospital are not using Computerized Physician Order Entry?


  1. Do you have a career ladder at your place of business?
    Yes
    No


  1. Do you use electronic (computerized) kardex forms?
    Yes
    No


  1. Are diagnostic imaging, electrocardiograms, electroencephalograms or echocardiograms transcribed electronically?
    Yes
    No


  1. Are admissions, discharges or transfer orders transcribed electronically?
    Yes
    No


  1. Are Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy or Speech Therapy Orders transcribed electronically?
    Yes
    No


  1. If you answered no to this question then who takes off the doctors' orders for patients?


  1. Do you use paper kardex forms or nursing care plans?
    Yes
    No


  1. Are nursing treatment orders such as throat suction every 3-4 hours transcribed electronically?
    Yes
    No


  1. Are dietary orders transcribed electronically?
    Yes
    No


  1. Are laboratory orders transcribed electronically?
    Yes
    No


  1. List the types of doctors' orders that are still transcribed manually using requisitions (forms) at your facility.





Instructor
Seattle Vocational Institute, a division of Seattle Central College
Seattle, WA