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Department of Veterans Affairs

Allow 2 Refills on Schedule II Control Substances

The authors of the Code of Federal Regulations 1306.12 recognize providers are sometimes unable to assess patients (who are in need of schedule II control substances) every 30 days due to the burden of their patient loads, the hardship to the patient or caregivers, and/or the unrealistic need for the care of patients with chronic stable disease. They have penned conditions for the prescribing of multiple prescriptions... more »

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Signs

Instead of constantly remaking signs to put up, place televisions with information on them in order to direct people and educate electronically. These could be like billboards and would be easier to direct people when things in the hospital move such as a sign pointing to the new lab area, etc.

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Urgent CT scan Vista display board

During a normal work day radiology request are flying off the printer to be done urgently or to be scheduled. If the ER or inpatient request needs to be done right away for CT scan, a lot of times it may be overlooked. The provider who placed the order must contact CT scan to get the scan done right away. For some reason we cannot split up the urgent scans from the routine scans to different printers. Also the idea was... more »

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