C17 - ELECTRONICALLY-TRANSMISSIBLE STOP ORDERS

March 18, 2017

Resolution C17

THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED, AMDA-The Society for Post-Acute and Long-Term Care Medicine join with other professional organizations (including but not limited to the American Medical Association, American College of Physicians, American Academy of Family Physicians, American Geriatrics Society, American Society of Consultant Pharmacists, LeadingAge, and American Health Care Association) in advocating for inclusion of electronically-transmissible stop orders as a condition of certification of electronic health records.