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Clinical Decision Support

Clinical decision support is embedded within Epic in a variety of formats including:

  • Medication alerts
  • Best Practice Advisories (BPAs)
  • Health Maintenance reminders
  • Order sets
  • Documentation templates
  • Reference information

The Epic Decision Support workgroup is primarily responsible for configuring alert-based decision support interventions including:

  • Medication alerts
  • BPAs
  • Health Maintenance

View guideline citations here for Epic clinical decision support interventions. JHED log-in is required.


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