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October 23, 2019

Surescripts Is Helping Independent Pharmacists Spend More Time with Patients—And Less Time with Paperwork

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October 22, 2019

Now Trending: EPCS Among Physicians and Medicare Part D Patients

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October 15, 2019

ONC and Surescripts Help EHRs Say Goodbye to Duplicate Testing Efforts — and Hello to Focusing on Prescriber Needs

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October 14, 2019

Larry King Talks Prescription Accuracy, Retail Pharmacy and the Stuff They Can’t Teach You in School

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September 26, 2019

The (Avoidable) Healthcare Runaround: Phone Calls, Card Games and Sticker Shock

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September 23, 2019

Immortality, Immunotherapy and the Future of Cancer

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September 17, 2019

Five Things to Help You Through SCRIPT v2017071 Migration

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September 09, 2019

“When It Goes Well, It Feels Like Magic” Two HIT Experts Chat about the Real-World Impact of Interoperability

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August 26, 2019

Helping Pharmacists and Staff Do What They Love: Make People Feel Better

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August 22, 2019

Showing Up for Patients, Prescribers and Pharmacists with Safe and Accurate E-Prescribing

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August 22, 2019

Surescripts Supports CMS in its Effort to Streamline Prior Authorization for Prescribers and Expedite Patient Access to Needed Medications

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August 14, 2019

It’s A Jungle Out There: A Conversation with Maggie “Health Ranger” Shalagan

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August 13, 2019

When Paperwork Comes Before Patients: Missing Key Information Complicates Specialty Prescribing

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July 30, 2019

Lessons Learned: How Connecticut Implemented an EPCS Requirement That Was Effective and Embraced by the Medical Community

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July 28, 2019

Balancing Innovation and Interoperability with Data Privacy and Security

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July 26, 2019

Here's What It Takes to Build the Nation's Most Trusted & Capable Health Information Network

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July 25, 2019

How Aurora Health Care Used Electronic Prior Authorization To Cut Clinic Staff Overtime By More Than Half

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July 24, 2019

With an Eye on Interoperability, Surescripts Provides Feedback on TEFCA 2.0

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July 22, 2019

The Onerous Specialty Prescribing Process Hurts Patients and Tires Doctors. What Can Be Done?

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July 11, 2019

The Secret is Out: Comprehensive Clinical History Improves Your Ability to Care for Every Patient, at Every Stage

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July 08, 2019

Medication History Can Help Prescribers Put the Federal Opioid Prescribing Guideline into Practice

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July 01, 2019

It’s Official: Half of All States Will Soon Require E-Prescribing to Combat the Opioid Epidemic

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June 19, 2019

Health Plans and PBMs Team Up to Get Patients Needed Medications Easier and Faster

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June 07, 2019

Pharmacist Stacy Ward-Charlerie on the Opioid Crisis, the Philosophy of Steve Jobs and What Moves Her to Tears

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June 05, 2019

Surescripts Supports the Federal Government in its Effort to Improve Healthcare by Breaking Down Barriers to Information and Technology

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May 31, 2019

Why It Matters: Prescribers Can Now Access Accurate Medication History Data for Virtually Every American

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May 31, 2019

Hurricane Season is Upon Us. Healthcare Tech Can Help Deliver Critical Care to Patients in Dire Need.

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May 21, 2019

An Urgent Call for Transformation: Prescribers Need Better Information and a Streamlined Specialty Prescribing Process

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May 20, 2019

Two Billion E-Prescriptions, a Screaming Toddler and the 2019 White Coat Award

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May 20, 2019

Federal Government Issues Final Rule: Part D Plans Must Adopt a Real Time Benefit Tool

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May 17, 2019

Nationwide Interoperability at the Point of Care: True or False?

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April 26, 2019

Driving Nationwide Interoperability, Curbing the Opioid Crisis and Addressing Prescription Costs

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April 15, 2019

Older, Sicker Patients Will Benefit from Real-Time Benefit Tools, So Let’s Not Delay Using Them.

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April 10, 2019

Patients Are Carting Paper Records in Three-Ring Binders to the Doctor. We’re Changing That.

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March 25, 2019

HIMSS19 Showed Glimpses of a Bright Future, But Also Problem Solving in the Here and Now

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March 15, 2019

HIMSS19 Highlights: Five Takeaways from Healthcare Leaders on Prescription Price Transparency

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February 27, 2019

Tara Dragert Talks Perspective, Feminism and Why We’re Never Going to be ‘Done’ with Healthcare Interoperability

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February 25, 2019

Network Data Reveals How Health IT Recovers After the Storm

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February 19, 2019

Disrupting the Drug Cost Trajectory: Dr. Michelle Mello on Making Medications Affordable

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February 13, 2019

Prescribers and Patients are Working Together to Save Time, Money and Hassle

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February 11, 2019

Federal Government Issues New Rules to Improve Healthcare Information Exchange

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January 02, 2019

Laws Requiring the E-Prescribing of Opioids Have Gained Momentum, but Prescriber Adoption is Playing Catch Up

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December 26, 2018

Consumerism Will Spark Change Across the Industry: My Top Seven Health IT Predictions for 2019

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December 19, 2018

Prescription Accuracy and Big Data Have the Power to Transform Patients’ Lives. Rachel Petersen Loves That

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December 18, 2018

Federal Government Takes Action to Spur Greater Use of Prescription Price Transparency Tools at the Point of Care

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December 14, 2018

Mike Pritts Talks about Fostering Talent, Collaboration and Creativity

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December 03, 2018

How Prescribers are Saving Their Patients Thousands of Dollars on Drugs

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November 14, 2018

Reinventing the Health IT Adoption Curve: Price Transparency at the Point of Care

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October 29, 2018

Who Wins When Leaders Commit to Prescription Accuracy? Patients. That’s Something to Celebrate

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October 24, 2018

Surescripts Applauds New Law to Drive Adoption of Technology to Combat the Opioid Epidemic

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October 10, 2018

Groundbreaking Technology Brings Interoperability to Life—and is Gaining Momentum Nationwide

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September 25, 2018

It’s Time to Put Away the Puzzle: Improving Patient Safety by Enhancing Medication Management Accuracy

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September 17, 2018

Actionable Intelligence at the Point of Care can Help Prevent Physician Burnout

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September 07, 2018

Surescripts Tackles Prescription Abandonment with Point-of-Care Information That Supports Patient-Provider Shared Decision Making

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September 06, 2018

Surescripts Joins Leading Health Plans, Care Providers and Vendors to Accelerate Healthcare Interoperability with the Da Vinci Project

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August 28, 2018

Five Questions: Mary Ann Chaffee on Price Transparency, Public Health and the Notorious R.B.G.

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August 01, 2018

Patients, Pocketbooks and a Podcast on Prescription Price Transparency

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July 25, 2018

Prescribers and Pharmacists are Adopting Tech for Prescription Accuracy

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July 05, 2018

Key Technologies for Fighting Opioid Misuse are Gaining Traction

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July 02, 2018

Maine Required E-Prescribing for Opioids Last Year—and the Results Are In

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June 28, 2018

The Road to the New SCRIPT Standard: How the Surescripts Network Alliance Is Leading the Way

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June 20, 2018

Surescripts Supports Healthcare Leadership Council’s “Roadmap for Action” to Address Opioid Crisis

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May 07, 2018

Interoperability is Rapidly Advancing Across Healthcare

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May 03, 2018

EPCS Legislation Shows Power and Promise

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May 01, 2018

Spotlight on Technologies to Help Address the Opioid Crisis

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April 30, 2018

Physicians Point Out Needed Improvements to Interoperability and Patient Data Access Including Clinical History

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April 23, 2018

Patients’ Out-of-Pocket Cost Should Weigh Into Prescribing Decisions

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April 16, 2018

High Quality Medication Adherence Information is Important but Elusive

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April 03, 2018

Surescripts to the Food and Drug Administration: Tap into Tech to Hinder Opioid Misuse and Diversion

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March 22, 2018

HIMSS18 Panel Gets Candid About Prescription Price Transparency

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March 22, 2018

Surescripts Responds to ONC’s TEFCA Draft

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March 14, 2018

Surescripts Commends Congressional Leadership as EPCS Act Gains Traction in Senate, Following House Bill

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February 28, 2018

It’s Time to Go for Gold in Prescription Accuracy

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January 31, 2018

The CMS Proposed Update to NCPDP SCRIPT: Let’s Talk Timing and Consistency

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January 25, 2018

AMA Recognizes the Need for Providers to More Easily Cancel Prescriptions

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January 24, 2018

Surescripts Supports the AMA’s Work to Reduce Barriers to EPCS

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January 19, 2018

Surescripts Responds to ONC’s Release of the Draft Trusted Exchange Framework

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January 19, 2018

Improving Patient Directions by Optimizing E-Prescribing

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January 18, 2018

Seeing Our Healthcare Investments Pay Off in 2018 and Beyond

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January 11, 2018

Defining the Perfect Prescription and Achieving it in Four Steps

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December 18, 2017

21st Century Cures Act: One Year Later

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December 12, 2017

Technology’s Essential Role in Combatting Opioid Addiction

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October 26, 2017

Surescripts Responds to Public Health Emergency Declaration for Opioid Epidemic

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October 18, 2017

Looking at Patient Safety Enhancements for National Healthcare Quality Week

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October 10, 2017

CancelRx and the Medication Management Puzzle: A Pharmacist’s Perspective

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October 06, 2017

Rising to the Challenge of Turning Data into Actionable Patient Intelligence

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September 08, 2017

Better Actionable Intelligence Means Better Healthcare for All

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September 07, 2017

Carequality: Improving patient care coordination by advancing interoperability

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September 06, 2017

When It Comes to E-Prescribing, Everyone Wins

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August 17, 2017

NACDS Total Store Expo: Pharmacies are increasingly playing a critical role in driving interoperability in healthcare

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August 15, 2017

Federal Government Responds to Opioid Epidemic

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August 11, 2017

Building on Direct: Improving interoperability and patient data exchange

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July 31, 2017

St. Louis-based Health System Embraces Technology to Strengthen Care Coordination

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July 14, 2017

The Road to Perfecting E-Prescriptions

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July 11, 2017

Why Pharmacist-Physician Collaborations Are Key to Quality Care: A Q&A with Shelly Spiro

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June 20, 2017

2016 National Progress Report Points to New Tools to Combat Opioid Abuse

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June 16, 2017

New York Leading the Charge to Prevent Opioid Prescription Fraud and Abuse

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June 02, 2017

Maine Next in Line to Battle Opioid Abuse with EPCS

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May 12, 2017

Healthcare is No Longer Local: Explore the Cost of Disparate Health Data

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April 21, 2017

Industry Collaboration Is the Key to Improving Patient Safety

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April 19, 2017

Surescripts Sentinel™ Takes E-Prescribing to a Whole New Level

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April 10, 2017

States Push to Combat Opioid Abuse With E-prescribing Technology

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April 05, 2017

Beyond 10.6: Industry Leaders Collaborate to Prepare for the New SCRIPT Standard

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March 27, 2017

One Doctor’s Rallying Cry: We Need to Adopt E-prescribing to Combat Opioid Abuse

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March 16, 2017

Improving Patient Safety with the Click of a Button

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March 15, 2017

Surescripts National Record Locator Service Helps Fight Opioid Abuse

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March 14, 2017

Using Actionable Intelligence to Improve Patient Safety

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February 15, 2017

HIMSS17: Using Actionable Intelligence to Improve Patient Safety

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February 14, 2017

Electronic Prior Authorization Delivers the “Holy Grail” of Healthcare: Increased Patient Safety, Lower Costs and Higher Quality

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February 08, 2017

HIMSS17: Combating the Opioid Epidemic

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February 06, 2017

Linda Stotsky: A Lack of Electronic Data Exchange Capabilities Makes Caregiving “Dizzying”

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January 04, 2017

21st Century Cures Act: What Providers and Electronic Health Record Vendors Need to Know

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December 13, 2016

Why Isn’t the Healthcare Consumer Experience as Easy as Online Banking?

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December 05, 2016

How Medication History is Creating Value and Improving Care at Health Systems Nationwide

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October 28, 2016

Cross-Industry Collaboration Aims to Improve Data Quality

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October 27, 2016

Interoperability in Action: ONC Visits St. Louis

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October 12, 2016

A Better Partner for Community Pharmacists

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October 10, 2016

The Rise of Electronic Prescribing for Controlled Substances: How Does Your State Rank?

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September 21, 2016

Live Video Chat: Digital Health Experts on the State of Health IT and the Business of Interoperability

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August 26, 2016

Using Technology to Fight Opioid Fraud & Abuse—A Big Step in the Right Direction

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August 22, 2016

Driving the Digital Shift in Healthcare

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August 17, 2016

Monumental Network Growth Means Good Things for Healthcare

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July 13, 2016

Alert: New E-Prescription Quality Guidelines

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May 31, 2016

Surescripts at the ONC Annual Meeting: Combatting the Opioid Abuse with Health IT

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May 26, 2016

When Investing in Interoperability, Health Systems Need Connectivity ROI

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May 13, 2016

Opioid Epidemic Goes Mainstream: Get the Facts on E-Prescribing & EPCS

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May 12, 2016

Combating Medical Errors with Interoperability

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May 05, 2016

JAMA Internal Medicine Study Provides Wake-Up Call: Improving e-Prescription Safety and Standards Adoption

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April 22, 2016

Will Collaboration Bring Healthcare Interoperability to Life? HIMSS’16 Panelists Weigh-In

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March 28, 2016

I-STOP Legislation Takes Effect in New York, Spurs Provider eRx and EPCS Adoption

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March 25, 2016

Studies Highlight Threats and Opportunities of E-Prescribing Drug Codification

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February 29, 2016

Surescripts Continues to Advance and Support Health Care Interoperability

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February 23, 2016

HIMSS16: What is the Ideal State of Interoperability?

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February 19, 2016

Locate Patient Records, Improve Quality: First Adopters Discuss the National Record Locator Service at HIMSS16

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February 18, 2016

Building on Existing Collaboration for True Interoperability

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February 03, 2016

On the Road to Interoperability, Industry Collaboration Drivers Wanted

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February 01, 2016

New York Takes the Lead in EPCS

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October 19, 2015

ONC’s Interoperability Roadmap: Keeping the Focus Where It Counts

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October 05, 2015

10 Years of Interoperability in Action: A Historical Look at E-Prescribing

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August 28, 2015

With EPCS Legal Nationwide, There is Still Work to Do

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July 08, 2015

FHIR: A SMART Solution for Interoperability?

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March 05, 2015

The Time for EPCS is Here!

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January 12, 2015

Overcoming e-Prescribing Quality Issues

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November 20, 2014

Achieving Interoperability in Rural Communities

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July 07, 2014

Improving Formulary Compliance through E-Prescribing

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May 06, 2014

Setting the Standard for E-Prescribing Quality

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March 28, 2014

Challenges and Opportunities of Interoperability

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April 17, 2013

Denied New To Follow Workflow

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