El Camino Hospital: using health information technology to promote patient safety.
Approach to Improving Safety
- Culture of Safety
- Bar Coding and Radiofrequency ID Tagging
- Computerized Provider Order Entry (CPOE)
- Electronic Health Records
Setting of Care
Representatives from this 2005 American Hospital Association McKesson Quest for Quality Prize finalist discuss their use of bar coding, computerized provider order entry, and digital medical records to support safe and high quality health care.