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Surescripts Continues to Advance and Support Health Care Interoperability

As noted by National Coordinator for Health IT Karen DeSalvo, M.D., private sector partnerships and mutual accountability are two of the main drivers for us as a Nation to achieve true interoperability across the country.  At Surescripts, we applaud ONC for keeping the focus where it counts through the development of the Interoperability Roadmap and by obtaining the pledges of community commitment and support.

Surescripts Joins White House Precision Medicine Initiative to Make Personalized Care a Reality

The need to harness new technologies and innovations to save lives and improve care is ringing true in Washington, D.C. and reverberating across the nation once again today.  Joining an esteemed group of healthcare delivery systems, technology leaders, start-ups, foundations, patient advocates and research groups, Surescripts is pleased to announce its plans to support the White House’s Precision Medicine Initiative (the “PMI”).

HIMSS16: What is the Ideal State of Interoperability?

At its core, what is the ideal state of interoperability? How far are we from achieving that utopia, and where must we focus in the near future to achieve progress and move interoperability forward? In advance of HIMSS16, we posed similar questions to a few of our industry partners and featured speakers at our HIMSS panel on advancing interoperability...

Building on Existing Collaboration for True Interoperability

Connectivity, interoperability and seamless information exchange are necessities in today’s data-driven environment. And though there are many different approaches and initiatives underway, we are still waiting to see quality drastically improved and disparate networks truly connected.

New York Takes the Lead in EPCS

New York Takes the Lead in EPCS

Today, Surescripts released new data about its Electronic Prescribing of Controlled Substances (EPCS) solution, and how it’s helping New York tackle prescription drug abuse.

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