Computerized physician order entry starting to take off

February 26, 2008

Once languishing, computerized physician order entry is being installed in a growing number of hospitals, according to a new KLAS report.

Adoption of computerized physician order entry (CPOE) by hospitals with more than 200 beds has jumped from 9.6% to 17.5% from 2006 to 2007. That's the conclusion of a new