EHR Configure CDS Rules

In the Main Menu, click Setup, Chart, EHR, then click CDS Triggers.

Clinical Decision Support rules (CDS) rules determine what conditions trigger EHR CDS Interventions. Conditions can be problems, medications, allergies, age, gender, vital signs, lab results, and/or specific codes.

Users must have the Edit CDS Permission to configure interventions.

Click Add to create a new intervention or double click an existing intervention to edit.

Enter the Description of the intervention.

Click the Cardinality down arrow and set when the CDS support intervention will be triggered:

Click a button on the left of the window to define the condition(s) that will trigger the CDS intervention. There are 6 categories:

Instructions: Enter clinical, diagnostic or therapeutic guidance.

Bibliography: Enter reference information.

Click OK to save.