Collectively Enabling Safer and More Affordable Prescriptions
Arming Healthcare Professionals with Actionable Patient Intelligence
The Surescripts Network Alliance includes virtually all EHRs, PBMs, pharmacies and clinicians, plus an increasing number of health plans, long-term and post-acute care organizations and specialty pharmacy organizations.
We convene experts and workgroups from across the industry to advance healthcare through research, analysis, education and advocacy. Here’s what’s happening in the Surescripts Network Alliance now.
We actively participate in healthcare industry efforts and share insights related to key industry topics such as interoperability, prescription accuracy and the opioid epidemic.
November 11, 2019
Fraud and abuse are prevalent in the world of prescription painkillers. In 2017, a total of 61,311 people died from drug overdoses – with an estimated 40% from prescription opioid medicine. This is 61,311 too many. Opioid diversion is a significant cause of opioid misuse, with between 3% and 9% of diverted drugs tied to fraud or forgery of paper prescriptions.
November 06, 2019
Last year, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved a record-breaking 59 new medicines that will advance healthcare for patients with chronic and rare diseases.
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Explore our National Progress Report and see how the Surescripts Network Alliance's efforts to increase patient safety, lower costs and ensure quality care are making an impact.