Study used real-time alerts to tell doctors when their orders deviated from best practices. Patients whose doctors didn’t adhere to the guidelines were 29 percent more likely to have complications.
Study used real-time alerts to tell doctors when their orders deviated from best practices. Patients whose doctors didn’t adhere to the guidelines were 29 percent more likely to have complications. psphotograph Getty Images/iStockphoto
Study used real-time alerts to tell doctors when their orders deviated from best practices. Patients whose doctors didn’t adhere to the guidelines were 29 percent more likely to have complications. psphotograph Getty Images/iStockphoto

Real-time technology helps doctors reduce complications and save money, study suggests

August 17, 2018 10:24 AM