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"To minimize the number of missed or refused medications for inpatients so that adverse patient events such as PE or DVT are prevented"
SMART AIM: Within 3 months of initiating an EMR based electronic identification system for refused and missed medications, we will decrease the rate at which DVT prophylaxis was ordered however not eventually administered by 50%.
Easy Identification of Missed DVT Prophylaxis-A Chance for Intervention, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Quality and Safety
Medicine and Health Sciences
Parikh, MD, Kinjal; Wang, MD, Shuwei; Conway, RN, Kimberly; and Jaffe, MD, Rebecca C., "Easy Identification of Missed DVT Prophylaxis-A Chance for Intervention" (2016). House Staff Quality Improvement and Patient Safety Conference (2016-2019). Poster 15.