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With EPCS Legal Nationwide, There is Still Work to Do

Similar to the critical yet complex path to industry interoperability, the electronic prescribing of controlled substances (EPCS) still has a ways to go before reaching its full potential. However, today Vermont becomes the final state to legalize EPCS for all schedules of controlled drugs.

Controlled Substances and Quality

We've now had a chance to review and comment on the Proposed Final Rule for E-Prescribing Controlled Substances. Of course my interest is to think about how quality is impacted and relates to the rule and the practice of e-prescribing controlled substances.