A consensus statement on considerations for a successful CPOE implementation

J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2003 May-Jun;10(3):229-34. doi: 10.1197/jamia.M1204. Epub 2003 Jan 28.


In May of 2001, thirteen experts on computerized provider order entry (CPOE) from around the world gathered at a 2-day conference to develop a consensus statement on successful CPOE implementation. A qualitative research approach was used to generate and validate a list of categories and considerations to guide CPOE implementation.

Publication types

  • Consensus Development Conference
  • Consensus Development Conference, NIH
  • Research Support, U.S. Gov't, P.H.S.
  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Decision Support Systems, Clinical
  • Hospital Information Systems / economics
  • Hospital Information Systems / organization & administration*
  • Medical Records Systems, Computerized*
  • Medication Systems, Hospital
  • Organizational Innovation