Doctor shopping is a practice of visiting multiple doctors/physicians to obtain medication for the same prescription. In 2008 alone, one out of every 143 patients
There were over 70,000 deaths caused by drug overdose in 2017— this is according to the United States Center for Disease Control and Prevention. Among that number,
With most health records stored and managed electronically these days, healthcare providers often face the problem of sharing them between different systems, a concept known
A lot of factors contribute to the success of a prescribed medication. Is it the best drug for the job? Is this formulary covered by insurance?
For those of us providing medical care for senior patients, our mission is very dear to our hearts. This population is vulnerable not only to the ailments
So, you’re working with a new electronic prescription software vendor. Congratulations on taking that step for your organization. If you’re new to electronic prescriptions or
As practice management technology advances with leaps and bounds, practitioners of all disciplines are adjusting. The transition to electronic prescriptions is just one example of this shift. As a dermatologist or