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2011-06-14 08:00:00

MONTVALE, N.J., June 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- PDR Network and its partners today announced the launch of a new online network to collect and distribute adverse drug events in the United States. The new service, called RxEvent, is now available to all U.S. prescribers via integration into electronic health record ("EHR") platforms and other online services, including directly at www.RxEvent.org. Roughly half a million adverse drug events are reported annually to the U.S. Food and Drug...

2011-06-01 07:15:00

MONTVALE, N.J., June 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- PDR Network today announced the launch of the PDR Consumer Book imprint and its first title, PDR Consumer Guide to Prescription Drugs - a new consumer-focused publication providing critical prescription drug information in an easy-to-understand, reader-friendly format. This new title details key aspects of FDA-approved prescription drug information allowing consumers to "know what their doctor knows" about their medications, providing the tools...

2011-01-25 08:00:00

MONTVALE, N.J., Jan. 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- PDR Network, The Doctors Company and other professional liability carriers and their partners today announced a new national "Know the Label" campaign to improve drug and patient safety in the United States. At the center of the campaign is a new online service where physicians can earn free continuing medical education ("CME") credits by reading or reviewing the full FDA-approved labeling for the most commonly prescribed drugs. The new...

2010-11-15 07:00:00

WASHINGTON, Nov. 15, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- A new electronic health record (EHR) safety reporting system was announced today by the iHealth Alliance, a not-for-profit organization composed of medical society and professional liability carrier executives in collaboration with federal agencies and PDR Network. EHRevent.org establishes a national system where physicians and other health care providers can report issues related to the implementation and use of EHRs. Using a standardized...

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