I know we have these types of "standing orders" in our ED so certain labs and radiological tests can be done prior to the physician or NPP seeing the patient and as I recall one major point was that the order had to be approved by all physicians or NPPs who would be treating patients in that area.
Sherrie A. King
Appalachian Regional Healthcare System
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