We are revising KPHC dysphagia diet order to match current IDDSI recommendations (International Dysphagia Diet Standardization Initiative).Continue reading “🆕 – Changes to Dysphagia Order (3-27-2019)”
New order PERFORM PROCEDURES AT BEDSIDE 
This order can be used when performing procedure that are currently not set up in HealthConnect.
Specific CPT code can be entered when creating a “Procedure Note”.
Update to Sepsis ordersets for ED and Inpatients
1. Updated antibiotic section to reflect increasing resistance to Pip/Tazo
2. Help identify patients who require 30ml/kg fluid resuscitation
3. Additional instruction for RN to repeat Lactic Acid if not done
MHS Fever Severe Sepsis ED 
MHS Sepsis/Septic Shock IP 
New Tetracyclines Recently Approved by the FDA:
Omadacycline (Nuzyra) is a new tetracycline approved for treating community acquired pneumonia (CAP) and skin infections (including MRSA). In clinical trials omadacycline was shown to be non-inferior to moxifloxacin for CAP or linezolid for skin infections.Continue reading “📖 – Pharmacy Newsletter January 2019”