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Arlington, Va. – May 1, 2024 – Surescripts®, the nation’s leading health information network, launched the third season of its award-winning podcast, There’s a Better Way: Smart Talk on Healthcare and Technology.

Listen to There’s a Better Way: Season 3 trailer

Host Melanie Marcus, Chief Marketing and Customer Experience Officer for Surescripts, is joined by an incredible line-up of guests from all sides of the healthcare industry, including the head of the national trade association representing community pharmacists, a former Chief Technology Officer at HHS, the Chief Medical Officer of an EHR software company and a senior leader at the FDA, among others.

“Surescripts sits at the intersection of the healthcare industry and has a truly unique opportunity to accelerate technology innovations and advance health intelligence sharing to help increase patient safety, lower costs and ensure quality care for patients,” said Marcus. “We’re seizing this opportunity in season three of Surescripts There’s a Better Way podcast, as we hear from healthcare industry leaders from a variety of organizations who will diagnose and prescribe their treatment for the challenges we face.”

“We’ll hear about what inspires them and how they are working to make healthcare better for patients and those who care for them,” added Marcus. “And we recognize that despite the challenges ahead, our guests share the same goal and commitment to helping healthcare heal itself.”

Catch up now on the first and second seasons before new episodes drop on May 22. All episodes will be available on all major podcast platforms or at

Surescripts introduced There’s a Better Way: Smart Talk on Healthcare and Technology in July 2022. Both season one and season two were recognized by the Association of Marketing and Communication Professionals, receiving the 2022 Gold MarCom Award and the 2023 Platinum MarCom Award, respectively.

Visionary guests have included Mariann Yeager, Chief Executive Officer of the Sequoia Project, Lee Barrett, Chief Executive Officer of the Electronic Healthcare Network Accreditation Commission (EHNAC), Dr. Nele Jessel, Chief Medical Officer of athenahealth,  Geeta Nayyar, M.D., “Dr. G,”  Board Member, American Telemedicine Association, Cris Ross, Chief Information Officer, Mayo Clinic, and Micky Tripathi, Ph.D., MPP, National Coordinator for Health Information Technology, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

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