ePrescribing increases 72% in 2010

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Yesterday, Surescripts released its annual progress report on ePrescribing, which reported across the board increases in prescriptions being routed electronically, electronic responses to requests for prescription benefit information, and prescription histories being delivered to prescribers. One of the reports most salient findings was the 72 percent rise in prescriptions being routed electronically from 191 million… Read more »

New Meaningful Use Materials Posted to the CMS EHR Website

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New Attestation Resources Have Been Posted CMS has developed attestation worksheets to help providers successfully attest to meeting meaningful use through the CMS web-based attestation system. These attestation worksheets allow eligible professionals (EPs), eligible hospitals, and critical access hospitals (CAHs) to log additional data for core and menu measures that might not be obtained only… Read more »

McKesson Named Among “Most Admired” Companies by FORTUNE Magazine

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April 27, 2011 McKesson Corporation, the nation’s largest healthcare services and information technology company, was rated the “World’s Most Admired” company in its industry for the second consecutive year.  The annual survey, conducted by FORTUNE and Hay showbox Group, is given to top executives, directors and financial analysts to identify the companies that enjoy the… Read more »