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Study highlights role of EHRs in pediatric medication errors

Dive Brief: Prescribing medications for kids requires unique considerations such as lower body weight, which could lead even small errors to cause patient harm. Yet little is known about how EHR usability issues affect medication errors, a new Health Affairs study says. Raj Ratwani of MedStar Health’s National Center for Human Factors in Healthcare and other… Read More »

Health Highlights: Oct. 29, 2018

Print this page Here are some of the latest health and medical news developments, compiled by the editors of HealthDay: Ninth Child Dies in Virus Outbreak at N.J. Facility A ninth child has died in an adenovirus outbreak at a New Jersey rehabilitation center, state health officials said Sunday. They said the unidentified child who… Read More »