Literature Review and Synthesis: Existing Surveys on Health Information Technology, including Surveys on Health Information Technology in Nursing Homes and Home Health. Literature Review and Synthesis: Existing Surveys on Health Information Technology, including Surveys on Health Information Technology in Nursing Homes and Home Health : Table 14

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: Table 14

   Yes    No    Unknown    Turned  off
(1) Patient demographic information? If yes, does this include patient problem use?    
(2) Orders for prescriptions? If Yes, ask -- (a) Are there warnings of drug interactions or contraindications provided? (b) Are prescriptions set electronically to the pharmacy?    
(3) Orders for tests? If Yes, ask -- (a) Are orders sent electronically?    
(4) Viewing Lab results? If Yes, ask -- (a) Are out of range levels highlighted?    
(5) Viewing Imaging results? If Yes, ask -- (a) Are electronic images returned?    
(6) Clinical notes? If Yes, ask -- (a) Do they include medical history and follow up notes?    
(7) Reminders for guideline-based interventions and/or screening tests?    
(8) Public health reporting? If Yes, ask -- (a) Are notifiable diseases sent electronically?