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eHealth Initiative and the Center for Improving Medication Management to Present Report Detailing Both Impact of E-Prescriptions on U.S. Health Care System and Guidelines for Achieving Optimal Results
Date:5/20/2008

Four years of paperless prescription use yields practical guides for physicians, consumers, employers, health plans and policy makers

WASHINGTON, MAY 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The non-profit eHealth Initiative (eHI) and the Center for Improving Medication Management today announced the publish date of a widely anticipated report detailing the impact of electronic prescribing or "e-prescribing" on physicians, consumers, employers, health plans and policy makers nationwide. Based on research as well as actual use of paperless prescribing since 2004, the report summarizes the national experience with e-prescribing technology - from its pilot phase in several states such as California, Massachusetts, Michigan and Rhode Island, to present day use in all 50 states and Washington, DC - and outlines additional steps that should be taken to realize optimal results in health care improvement.

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The report will be released on June 11 in conjunction with a conference in Washington, DC organized by the National Association of Chain Drug Stores and the eHealth Initiative: Health IT, Electronic Medical Records, Personal Health Records - Transforming Patient Care. For more information about the conference, go to http://www.nacdsfoundation.org/wmspage.cfm?parm1=1134.

Based on the combined efforts and experience of over 35,000 prescribers and approximately 40,000 pharmacies, the new report comes four years after the eHealth Initiative's seminal 2004 report: Electronic Prescribing: Toward Maximum Value and Rapid Adoption (http://www.ehealthinitiative.org/assets/documents/eHIFullReport-Electronic Prescribing2004.pdf), w
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