Assessment > Medication Review (via the Clinical Window)
See also Assessments
By performing a Medication Review you can record problems identified with each medication the patient is currently prescribed, and make recommendations to deal with those issues. You can print a report of your findings and recommendations, and record the recommendations into the patient's Progress Notes.
During the review, a check list is presented for each current medication, along with information that includes warnings about potential problems, and product information.
within the Clinical Window, select Assessment >
Medication Review. The Medication
Review window appears.
This window lists the patient's current medications and information on potential problems
o Click at any time to call a list of past reviews. Past reviews can not be edited.
to display the first medication on the list.
Select the appropriate check boxes and record notes as necessary.
o Click to display Product Information about the current medication.
o Click to open the Independent Drug Monograph browser.
o Click to re-evaluate the reason for prescription.
3. Click to proceed to the next medication until all medications have been reviewed.
completing all reviews, a report is displayed.
o Click to save a copy of the report to the database.
o Select the Add Recommendations to Patient's Notes? check box to save a copy of the report to the patient's Progress Notes.
o To view previous Medication reviews, click