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|Requirement ID:||Req-272: Support for Patient Specific Dosing and Warnings||Req-1241: Age- and weight-specific single dose range checking|
|Release Package:||2013 Format||2013 Format|
|Title:||Support for Patient Specific Dosing and Warnings||Age- and weight-specific single dose range checking|
|Description:||STATEMENT: Identify and present appropriate dose recommendations based on known patient- conditions and characteristics at the time of medication ordering.
DESCRIPTION: The clinician is alerted to drug-condition interactions and patient specific contraindications and warnings e.g. pregnancy, breast-feeding or occupational risks, hepatic or renal insufficiency. The preferences of the patient may also be presented e.g. reluctance to use an antibiotic. Additional patient parameters, such as age, gestation, height, weight, and body surface area (BSA), shall also be incorporated.
|The system SHALL provide the ability to detect a drug dose that falls outside the min-max range based on the patient's age, weight, and maximum recommended adult dose, for a single dose for the medication.|
|Topic Area(s):||Immunizations, Medication Management||Medication Management|
|Provenance:||HL7 EHR FM R1||CCHIT - IH Gap Analysis - SME|
|Requirement Type:||Function||Normative Statements|
|See Also:||DC.188.8.131.52, IN.6||IP 12.01|
|Comments:||During testing, it is assumed that vendors will be employing a drug reference knowledge base. Patient age group (adult, pediatrics).|