POCP Health IT Resource Library



Articles and Blogs

ePrescribing Impact: Medicare Part D Migration to NCPDP SCRIPT Version 201701
Michael Burger, POCP Blog, April 23, 2018

Study: Mandatory Electronic Prescribing of Controlled Substances (EPCS) Can Help Combat the Opioid Crisis and Save the United States up to $53 Billion Annually
Prepared for PCMA by Visante and Point-of-Care Partners, April 4, 2018

Three Factors Contributing to Lagging Provider Adoption of EPCS
Tony Schueth, HealthTech Zone, April 3, 2018

One Industry Expert’s View of How State Efforts to Manage the Opioid Crisis Will Affect HIT Leaders
Healthcare Informatics, February 23, 2018

Improving Care Quality Using ePrescribing: CancelRx
Michael Burger, POCP Blog, June 5, 2017

PDMPs Fight Against the Opioid Epidemic
Tony Schueth, HealthTech Zone, March 22, 2017

The Top Ten Takeaways from Surescripts 2015 National Progress Report
Tony Schueth, POCP Blog, September 12, 2016 – Link

Taking ePrescribing to the Next Level with the Structured and Codified Sig
by Michael Burger and Keith Fisher, November 2016

Surescripts Issues Its 2015 Progress Report
by Tony Schueth, September 2016

Recent Regulations Continue Promotion of ePrescribing
by Michael Burger, June 2016

New State Mandates for Opiates Create the Next Wave of Requirements for EHRs – Link
Connie Sinclair, RPh, HISTalk, June 2016

New Proposed Regulation Rebrands and Retools Meaningful Use
by Tony Schueth, June 2016

Recent Regulations Continue Promotion of ePrescribing
by Michael Burger, June 2016

Cutting Through the Confusion Surrounding Electronic Formulary and Benefit Checks
by Tony Schueth, February 2016

Growing Use of Oral Specialty Medications to Spur ePrescribing Adoption
by Kendra Obrist, September 2014

Surescripts Stats Show ePrescribing Rounds Third Base
by Tony Schueth, July 2014

Diagnosis in ePrescribing – Now is the time for the next generation of ePrescribing
by Michael Burger, June 2014

Improving ePrescribing as an Important Tool for Managed Markets
by Brian Bamberger, March 2014

Accelerating ePrescribing for Controlled Substances
by Michael Burger, February 2014

Not Current with ePrescribing Laws and Regulations? Ignore at Your Own Risk
by Tony Schueth, December 2013

How to Gain Traction for ePrescribing for Specialty Medications
by Brian Bamberger, October 2013

Presentations and Reports

The Scope of e-Prescribing Trends and Implications
Anthony Schueth, May 15, 2018.  CBI e-Rx and EHR Conference, Philadelphia, PA
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The Evolution of Electronic Prescribing: Closing the Gaps To Promote Quality of Care
Anthony Schueth, May 23, 2017.  CBI e-Rx and EHR Conference, Philadelphia, PA
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PDMP Alerts, Analytics and the Pharmacy Workflow
Anthony Schueth, Thomas Bizzaro, Brian Eidex and Rob Cohen, May 9, 2017.  NCPDP Annual Conference, Scottsdale, AZ
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ePrescribing’s Bright Future for Improving Patient Outcomes and Access to New Therapies – Download PDF
Tony Schueth, May 24, 2016.  FDB Care Guidance 2016, New Orleans, LA

New York I-STOP Mandate – Will This Be a Trend Across Additional States and Impact the ePrescribing Landscape? – Download PDF
Tony Schueth, March 21, 2016.  CBI e-Rx and EHR,  Philadelphia, PA

ePrescribing: What’s Left and What’s Next? – Download PDF
Moderator: Tony Schueth, Panelists: Andrew Mac, Louis Hyman, Melissa Kotrys and Zoe Barry. November 11, 2014, NCPDP 2014 Educational Summit, Indianapolis, IN

EPCS Adoption: Challenges and Solutions, Arizona’s Experience – Download PDF
Jeffrey D. Hull, RPh., and Dean Wright, RPh. October 22, 2014, 2014 NASCSA Conference, Savannah, GA

White Papers, Webinars & Case Studies

EHR Game Changers: New ePrescribing Regs on the Horizon! by Point-of-Care Partners
August 19, 2016  – Recording | Presentation Slides

ePrescribing Information to Improve Medication Adherence – Download PDF
[ White Paper ] by Point-of-Care Partners, January 30, 2014
For NEHI’s Connected Health, Better Adherence Roundtable
through funding by the Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America

eMedication Management: A New Paradigm for Creating Value in Today’s Health Care Ecosystem – Download PDF
[White Paper] by Point-of-Care Partners, 2014

Advancing Electronic Prescribing of Controlled Substances: Lessons Learned in Arizona  2014 – Download PDF
Insights from a Successful Six-Month, Multistakeholder Initiative [Case Study] by Point-of-Care Partners

Building the foundation for an effective and efficient healthcare system: lessons learned in Southeastern Michigan, Insights from a Seven-Year, Multi-Stakeholder Initiative – Download PDF
[White Paper] by Point-of-Care Partners, 2013

Other Resources