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policy 0109 : Medical Orders for Patient Care

Credentialed Providers and Residents who have been authorized to enter orders (collectively referred to as “Practitioners” for the purposes of this policy) at the University of Virginia Medical Center are primarily responsible for directly entering, modifying, and discontinuing orders for medical treatments, tests, diagnostic procedures and medications in the electronic medical record (EMR). These actions are considered medical orders.

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  1. effective date:

    December 8, 2020