How Cognitive Load Impacts Patient and Provider Outcomes
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How working memory is tied to outcomes
What organizations can do to ensure patient safety
How to mitigate the negative effects of change
The effect of cognitive load on patient care
In an increasingly busy world, adding new technology into the already complex workflow of providers and care teams can negatively affect patient safety and outcomes. Organizations should account for the cognitive load of changes in technology and process prior to implementing major initiatives to ensure better outcomes for patients and providers.