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August 17, 2016
Electronic prescribing of controlled substances, or EPCS, such as opioids increased dramatically in 2015, according to Surescripts Inc., the national pharmacy IT network. ECPS is now allowed in all ...
March 05, 2014
An update to the CLIA gives all patients access to their lab results to further patient involvement in care.
February 26, 2014
Federal regulations and incentives behind HIPAA, ICD-10 and meaningful use stage 2 are driving conversation at HIMSS 2014.
February 06, 2014
Niche, enterprise-class collaborative tools are emerging for highly regulated industries and users who don't sit at a desk all day.
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