1R. Stein, et. al. “Effect of computerized physician order entry (CPOE) on chemotherapy prescribing error.” Journal of Clinical Oncology, 2010 ASCO Annual Meeting Proceedings (Post-Meeting Edition). Vol 28, No 15_suppl (May 20 Supplement), 2010: 6034
2According to HIMSS Analytics EMR Adoption Model, Q4/2011 Results at http://www.himssanalytics.org/stagesGraph.asp
The outcomes achieved by the Siemens customers described herein were achieved in the customer's unique setting. Since there is no “typical“ hospital and many variables exist (e.g., hospital size, case mix, level of IT adoption), there can be no guarantee that others will achieve the same results.