According to the report, the global e-prescribing
market was estimated to reach US$887.
com)-- According to a new market report published by Persistence Market Research "Global Market Study on E-Prescribing
: North America to Witness Highest Growth by 2019," the global E-Prescribing
market was valued at USD 250.
Minnesota enacted an e-prescribing
mandate in 2008, with a compliance date of 2011.
Physicians adopted e-prescribing
more enthusiastically following the implementation of federal incentive programs, a study in Health Affairs found.
requirement is not difficult to achieve by itself Instead, it is one more burden faced by physicians who are already trying to find the time and money to manage Medicare requirements related to the meaningful use of health information technology and quality reporting, according to Neil Kirschner, Ph.
is reported to reduce medication errors, improve physician efficiency, improve quality of care and even reduce healthcare costs.
Indeed, as CIOs and industry observers look out at a rapidly changing landscape, they say the time is now to prepare on a detailed, practical level to support enterprise-wide e-prescribing
solutions for all affiliated physicians.
there is a strong national push to encourage doctors to adopt ambulatory e-prescribing
The economic stimulus legislation recently signed into law includes $19 billion to accelerate adoption of health IT, including e-prescribing
The report, prepared by the healthcare research firm Visante for PCMA, projected that e-prescribing
would save the U.
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is pleased to announce that the specifications for the E-Prescribing
measure, which will be used to determine whether an eligible professional is a successful E-Prescriber and may qualify for a 2% incentive payment for the 2009 reporting period, has been posted to the CMS website.
Fewer than 20 percent of health care providers, however, now use e-prescribing
systems and independent pharmacies have been slow to go electronic.