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December 15, 2016  11:41 AM

Patients want info in one place

Shaun Sutner Shaun Sutner Profile: Shaun Sutner
Interoperability, Surescripts

Health data and patients' electronic access to their own health information are real, personal issues, not just the stuff of health IT government and vendor debate. Some...

August 17, 2016  3:40 PM

E-prescribing of controlled substances on sharp rise

Shaun Sutner Shaun Sutner Profile: Shaun Sutner
e-prescribing, e-prescriptions, Surescripts

Electronic prescribing of controlled substances, or EPCS, such as opioids increased dramatically in 2015, according to

September 3, 2015  12:03 PM

E-prescribing now legal nationwide

Shaun Sutner Shaun Sutner Profile: Shaun Sutner
e-prescribing, Surescripts

Vermont recently became the 50th state to allow electronic prescribing of controlled substances (

December 1, 2011  3:22 PM

E-prescribing has matured, but barriers to growth still exist

AnneSteciw Profile: AnneSteciw
e-prescribing, Health IT, Meaningful use, Surescripts

Physicians and pharmacists who have already begun e-prescribing are pioneers of sorts, struggling to break through the tangle of technology and workflow, and clearing a path for others to follow. A new study...

January 3, 2011  12:03 PM

Additional EHR certification bodies named

Beastwood Profile: Beastwood
CCHIT, EHR certification, ICSA Labs, InfoGard, ONC-ACTB, Surescripts

In recent weeks, the Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT (ONC) has named three additional electronic health record (EHR) authorized testing and certification bodies, aka ONC-ATCBs. The new organizations are ICSA Labs, a security...

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