Showing 1 ideas for tag "mandatory screenings"

Department of Veterans Affairs

Eliminate duplicate Abdominal Aorta screenings in VA Hospitals a

Community Member kudos icon + Community member
There is a new protocol that was passed about 5 yrs.ago to screen every vet at age 65 to make sure there was no AAA(Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm). The provider will see an alert to order the exam at age 65,however,there are many,many duplicate orders for this test being submitted.We need an alert to verify this exam had alreay been completed so as to prevent many duplications,at age 66,67,68,etc.Everytime the vet sees a... more »

Voting

3 likes
Active