Latest Electronic prescribing Stories

2013-11-12 23:22:19

Patient Advisor Report Card Accessed through E-prescribing Workflow Rockville, MD (PRWEB) November 12, 2013 DrFirst, a pioneer of innovative healthcare software solutions and services, announced today the launch of the Patient Advisor Report Card, a medication adherence alert system accessible through the company’s Patient Advisor℠ Toolbar. Physicians access the Patient Advisor Toolbar via DrFirst’s Rcopia® e-prescribing software, as well as through any EMR/EHR/HIS systems in...

2013-10-29 23:19:20

Filling prescriptions electronically is one of the demands of IT systems in healthcare and that is fueling cloud computing system purchases, according to “The World Market for Cloud Computing in Healthcare” from Kalorama Information. The global market for cloud computing in healthcare is estimated to reach $3.9 billion for 2013, representing 21.1% growth over the 2012 year, and that storage demands from e-prescribing will create sales opportunities for cloud providers. New York, NY...

2013-10-26 23:01:00

PBMs Will Save Alabama’s Employers $24.7 Billion Over the Next Decade Washington D.C. (PRWEB) October 26, 2013 The Pharmaceutical Care Management Association (PCMA) today launched a new ad campaign in Alabama – “That's What PBMs Do” – to highlight the core value proposition provided by pharmacy benefit managers (PBMs). Innovative tools used by PBMs lower prescription drug costs for employers, consumers, and public programs, such as Medicare and Medicaid. “Employers count...

2013-09-24 23:38:57

New York’s I-STOP law requires ePrescribing for all medications by March 2015. The landmark legislation is an example of the types of state regulatory changes to expect in the near future. EHR vendors will have to adapt. Coral Springs, Florida (PRWEB) September 24, 2013 Point-of-Care Partners (POCP), a leader in health IT management consulting, today announced its new ePrescribing State Law Review, a one-stop compliance resource enabling policymakers, vendors, EDI intermediaries,...

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