Web-based e-Prescribing, medication management and lab and radiology order management
Medication management is a vital part of a client's treatment. Yet with the number of medications increasing at an average
rate of 5% per year, there are ever-increasing possibilities for errors involving prescription medications. Plus, pharmacists are
forced to make more than 150 million "callbacks" annually to clarify prescription information. Whether it involves improperly
identifying complications with side effects, or simply not being able to read a doctor's handwriting, can you afford to take
In the age of Accountable Care, it's important to utilize clinically innovative solutions to streamline patient care. Netsmart's
medication management software and online ordering solutions are specifically designed for your unique clinical workflow. With these
solutions, clinical decision support and evidence-based practice can become a reality.
Finding the right solutions partner that not only understands your community, but also understands the demands of
Accountable Care, and is committed to your success, is critical.
Netsmart OrderConnect™ is Netsmart's Surescripts-
Certified secure Web-based electronic prescribing,
medication management, lab and radiology ordering
management system. Our clinically innovative solution
helps providers improve quality of care, reduce
medication errors and meet criteria to receive Medicaid
and Medicare funds for Meaningful Use of an Electronic
Health Record (EHR). It is fully integrated with Netsmart's
myAvatar CWS, CMHC/MIS and Insight EHR solutions.
Electronically sending medication orders directly to
pharmacies via e-prescribing reduces the possibility
of a misread prescription by a pharmacist, as well as
providing the doctor with advanced decision support tools and instant formulary checking – two vital criteria in the age of accountable care.
Electronically managing lab and radiology orders and
results greatly improves accuracy, eliminates redundancy, saves time and streamlines the entire process.
OrderConnect improves access to key clinical information when ordering client medications, including potential drug-to-drug/drug-to-food interactions and drug allergy alerts, pregnancy and lactation alerts, peer medication dosing patterns, and online access to clinical resources.
The OrderConnect solution lets you, and your nurses,
work more efficiently by automating reports and
documentation. OrderConnect electronically inputs and tracks medication data, and creates reports for analyzing medication usage (including polypharmacy), budgeting and cost control efforts, and improving operational efficiency.
OrderConnect reduces staff phone time and ends staff pharmacy/laboratory telephone tag. Your staff members spend less time on pharmacy callbacks for refills, illegible handwriting, re-orders, prescription changes, lab and radiology requests.
With its innovative mobile technology, OrderConnect
provides clinicians with instant access to their clients'
medication information and lab and radiology results
from the office or the field. OrderConnect is designed
to improve the overall medication management and
lab management process. The user interface is easy to
navigate, simple to use and facilitates rapid access to
important information. When trying to manage care
coordination in an efficient and innovative manner,
every day matters.
OrderConnect allows easy desktop access to standard
reports, client profile and pharmacy refill requests. The
reports are delivered in real-time to assist in managing
workflow, organizational efficiency and quality
Drug interactions are automatically checked when
prescribed, and medication orders can be confirmed
and submitted with just one click. The Virtual Pharmacist provides clinical resources at the point of prescribing,
offering extensive drug interaction information, and submits the prescription electronically to the pharmacy.
With crucial client diagnostic, medical and prescription
information, the system provides valuable information
on diagnoses and known allergies—all designed to
help organizations meet accreditation standards and
Contains a history of client lab tests and radiology
requests ordered, as well as results that have been
received. Lab tests can be quickly and easily ordered,
and results received electronically
These real-time reports assist a physician or organization in efficiently and effectively managing and tracking of critical client medication history and administration. A wide range of custom reports are also available to help individuals and organizations drill down to a specific layer for more details.
ARRA MEANINGFUL USE
OrderConnect helps providers meet Meaningful Use
criteria and qualify for Medicaid or Medicare
Contact us today for additional product information.