Patients with specific pain management care plans may need different strategies when in need of analgesics or sedatives. A new decision support system will alert prescribers when they enter a medication order for either opioids or benzodiazepines, to assure that they are making an informed decision. The logic is based on the presence of a Pain Management Care Plan document.Pain management alert

 

The information also shows up in the Key Info section of the Patient Summary page.

Pain plan key info