A mixed-method study of practitioners' perspectives on issues related to EHR medication reconciliation at a health system.
Approach to Improving Safety
Setting of Care
- Health Care Providers
- Quality and Safety Professionals
- Information Professionals
- Organizational Behaviorists
This interview and survey study assessed provider perspectives on how electronic health records support medication reconciliation. Investigators found that there was a lack of understanding about both the technical process of using the electronic health record as intended and the workflow needed. The authors suggest applying a sociotechnical model to enhance medication reconciliation using the electronic health record.