Gartner Research

Case Study: Clinical Decision Support in a Community Hospital

Published: 09 October 2007

ID: G00151344

Analyst(s): Barry R. Hieb, M.D.

Summary

Clinical decision support has the potential to offer many substantial benefits to care delivery organizations; however, its adoption has been discouragingly slow. Here, we provide an analysis of a community hospital with a successful track record of using CDS to achieve improved performance.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • Introduction
  • The Challenge
  • Approach
    • Creation and Validation Process
    • Monitoring Process
  • Results
    • Analysis
  • Critical Success Factors
  • Lessons Learned

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