Our Regulatory Resource Center
Welcome to Point-of-Care Partners (POCP) Regulatory Resource Center (RRC), where staying updated on U.S. healthcare policy requirements and interoperability progress is made effortless. Our subscription solutions provide you with valuable insights and benefits that will keep you ahead of the curve.
Meet Our RRC Team
As RRC Lead, Kim works closely with POCP’s regulatory team to develop innovative regulatory solutions and educate stakeholders about the evolving regulatory landscape and the availability of new solutions. She also co-edits the Interoperability Outlook subscription service. Kim has over 25 years’ experience in healthcare. She specializes in health care policy, market intelligence, strategic planning, interoperability, HIT and standards. Over her career, Kim has developed and executed on Federal and state healthcare policy, legislative and regulatory advocacy, stakeholder and industry engagement, and standards engagement across several healthcare priorities. Kim is also on the NCPDP Board of Trustees, is Co-Chair of NCPDP’s Strategic Planning Committee and the use case coordinator for the Prior Authorization in Oncology Use Case in the HL7 Accelerator CodeX.
Anthony J (Tony) Schueth, MS
A 25-year healthcare veteran, Tony Schueth is an expert in HIT, in general, and one of the nation’s foremost experts in ePrescribing and eMedication Management. Tony has led numerous transformative industry initiatives and also been instrumental in advancing industry adoption of electronic prior authorization and specialty pharmacy ePrescribing through leadership roles at NCPDP. As CEO of Point-of-Care Partners and interim Editor-in-Chief and Publisher of the ePrescribing State Law Review, ePA State Navigator and ePrescribing State Law On-Demand, Tony brings a 360 degree view of health IT to POCP’s Regulatory Resource Center and its clients.
Michelle Soble, R.Ph., MBA
For the last 20 years, Michelle Soble has been instrumental in advancing patient care and the pharmacy profession through senior health IT, clinical and leadership roles that have allowed her to leverage her training as a clinical pharmacist and healthcare services professional with an MBA focused in Healthcare Management. As co-editor of the ePrescribing State Law Review, ePA State Navigator and ePrescribing State Law On-Demand, Michelle researches, evaluates and interprets health care regulations and statutes as they relate to health IT applications. Prior to joining POCP, Michelle was Sr. Product Director, then Principle Pharmacist for DrFirst.
Keith Fisher, MS, RPh
Keith Fisher is a pharmacist with a passion to find, develop, and use technological tools to improve patient care throughout the healthcare system. His industry, technological, and leadership experiences throughout his career journey from the hospital, to managed care, to both major drug compendia providers, to a major pharmacy benefits manager and PBM software provider have all uniquely created a wide sense of understanding of the capabilities that pharmacy technology can contribute to enhanced patient care.
Madison Bamberger is an Account Manager on the POCP Regulatory Resource Team. She ensures the success of POCP's customer experience at every stage, from initial implementation and solution access to fostering strong and long-lasting partnerships. Madison showcases her leadership abilities through her continuous work to improve the delivery of our POCP services to our customers fueled by her passion for empowering healthcare professionals with the necessary knowledge and tools to excel in their roles. Madison holds a Bachelor of Business Administration from Temple University with a focus on risk management and insurance and a minor in statistics. Madison enjoys playing golf and attending Philadelphia Phillies and Eagles games in her free time.
Pooja Babbrah, MBA
Pooja Babbrah is Point-of-Care Partners’ Practice Lead for PBM Services. She specializes in product management, strategic planning and go-to-market strategies and execution. With more than 20 years’ experience in variety of health care services and health care IT companies, she brings a unique expertise to clients as she understands the perspectives of all stakeholders including PBMs, health plans, patients, physicians, ePrescribing, EHR vendors and hospitals/health systems. Pooja is a prior co-task group leader of the NCPDP Specialty ePrescribing task group, the biologic and biosimilar access and traceability task group and is currently co-workgroup leader of Workgroup 18 Specialty Pharmacy Workgroup.
What The POCP Regulatory Resource Center Offers
Discover Point-of-Care Partners’ subscription-based solutions designed to support your team and satisfy your organization’s need to understand policy related to interoperability, prior authorization (PA) and iprescribing.
Join our clients from across the healthcare ecosystem like health technology vendors, EHRs, payers, pharmacies, pharmaceutical manufacturers who have chosen our solutions to not only support compliance with policy requirements but also to advance strategic initiatives, increase staff and operational efficiency and reduce costs
- Up-to-date Regulatory Insights: Stay informed on a wide range of healthcare policies, including PA, ePrescribing, telehealth, pharmacist prescribing, and healthcare technology advancements.
- Real-Time Alerts: Receive instant notifications on policy changes to swiftly respond and mitigate compliance risks.
- Cost-Effective Subscription: Save time, resources, and money with our affordable subscription-based model, eliminating the need for additional policy personnel.
- Customizable Solutions: Tailored RRC Solutions to fit your unique business needs, providing relevant policy content.
- Expert Guidance: Access our policy experts for personalized guidance, support, and answers to navigate complex requirements.
Don’t let policy challenges hold your business back. Embrace the power of POCP’s RRC Solutions and experience a new level of simplicity. Stay informed, compliant, and ahead of the competition.
Interoperability Landscape & Insights
The Health IT policy and standards development landscape is rapidly evolving. Clients have relied on us for snapshots of the interoperability landscape, including policies, standards, and industry viewpoints. Recognizing the need for flexibility & ongoing monitoring, we introduced the Interoperability Outlook to help our clients adapt to changing external forces. Our clients engage with our consultants if they need more insight on how changes in the landscape impact their specific solutions and strategic priorities.
- Quarterly intelligence including:
- Federal interoperability rules
- Standards development work (evolving standards & implementation guides)
- Industry organization activity (conferences, policy positions, taskgroups)
- Alerts between deliverables outlining new proposed rules or other major industry activity
- 3 hours of consulting time with POCP experts
- Quarterly lunch and learn webinars for a live recap of the report and an update on current industry activity
Interoperability Outlook provides proactive flexibility to adjust your interoperability roadmap as the industry shifts – Drive operational efficiencies – Enhance the regulatory integrity of your solutions – Predict and/or influence policy outcomes – Promote trust
Learn more about this solution.
ePrescribing & Prior Authorization Solutions
ePrescribing and prior authorization policies are constantly evolving, making it challenging to stay updated on changes related to controlled substance prescribing, prescribing authority, prescription drug monitoring programs, and transaction requirements. Our RRC ePrescribing & Prior Authorization subscriptions provide valuable solutions.
With our dedicated team continually monitoring and reporting on state and federal activities, your team can save time and focus on their core work. Our subscription solutions offer a user-friendly online portal, sentinel alerts for important changes, and two hours of consulting time for additional clarity.
ePrescribing State Law Review Subscription
Gain access to comprehensive state and federal Prescribing policy guidance and intelligence and mandates Learn more about this solution.
Prior Authorization Navigator Subscription
Stay abreast of the variety of Federal and state policies related to medical and prescription benefit prior authorization
Pharmacist Advanced Practice Subscription
Intelligence on the policies related to the expanding role of Pharmacists, including Pharmacist Scope of Practice, Collaborative Practice Agreements, Prescriptive Authority and more
Veterinary Medicine Subscription
Delivers significant insight into Federal and state policy requirements relative to veterinarian’s prescribing requirements including but not limited to mandates or exemptions from EPCS, PDMP and more
LTPAC Navigator Subscription
Obtain a specialized view of federal and state policies specific to long-term post-acute care prescribing, protocols, dispensing, administration, monitoring, and documentation
Our expert policy and interoperability teams develop RRC subscription solutions. Limited complimentary access to our expert consultants is included with all subscriptions.
For complex or specific challenges beyond our existing subscription solutions, the RRC offers tailored policy research and strategic consultation.
With our comprehensive policy consultancy services, we help businesses navigate intricate healthcare policies and understand their impact on organizational goals.
We assist with strategies for data sharing, information blocking, patient access, interoperability standards, industry-specific mandates, and more. Our approach combines regulatory expertise and industry best practices to optimize interoperability strategy and ensure compliance.
Save time by streamlining the tracking of regulations & industry activity, allowing your team to focus on your core mission.
Drive operational and clinical efficiencies within your organization.
Exceed client expectations by staying ahead of policy changes.
Identify opportunities for strategic shifts or policy influence
Enhance the policy integrity of your solution.
Choose our subscription services and experience a seamless policy journey. Start unlocking the benefits of Regulatory Resource Center solutions today.