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Our nation is in the midst of an opioid abuse epidemic. Facing a public health crisis, we are taking action through a combination of technology, education and public policy.

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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 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 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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January 02, 2019

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

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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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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 20, 2018

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

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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 03, 2018

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

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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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January 24, 2018

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

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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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August 15, 2017

Federal Government Responds to Opioid Epidemic

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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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April 10, 2017

States Push to Combat Opioid Abuse With E-prescribing Technology

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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 15, 2017

Surescripts National Record Locator Service Helps Fight Opioid Abuse

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February 08, 2017

HIMSS17: Combating the Opioid Epidemic

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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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May 31, 2016

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

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May 13, 2016

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

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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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February 01, 2016

New York Takes the Lead in EPCS

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August 28, 2015

With EPCS Legal Nationwide, There is Still Work to Do

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March 05, 2015

The Time for EPCS is Here!

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