PCCDS is CDS that supports individual patients and their approved care givers and/or care teams in health-related decisions and actions by leveraging information from PCOR findings and/or patient-specific information (e.g. patient-generated health data).
On March 28, 2019, we released our report: A Stakeholder-driven Action Plan for Improving Pain Management, Opioid Use, and Opioid Use Disorder Treatment Through Patient-Centered Clinical Decision Support. Highlights of the report include:
- 19 PCCDS tools that support patient care for pain, opioids, and opioid use disorder (OUD)
- 5 Future Scenarios that illustrate the uses of PCCDS for pain management and opioids
- 11 stakeholder groups and recommended actions for them to improve care through PCCDS
- 4 areas in which PCCDS implementation efforts are already underway