A GAO report finds that lack of integration of state prescription drug monitoring program tools with EHRs is the key challenge in PDMP use for patient care, with lookups requiring 3-5 minutes without integration versus 2-15 seconds with.
Nordic acquires Netherlands-based EHR consulting firm Tasman Global, which expands the company’s reach into Europe and Asia.
The VA plans to go live with a first round of Cerner EHR capabilities on October 24 at the Mann-Grandstaff VA Medical Center in Spokane, WA, with a second round scheduled for next spring.
Patient intake platform vendor Phreesia acquires two workflow applications that were developed by Geisinger and drug company Merck.
FastMed Urgent Care goes live on Epic at its 29 Arizona locations, the first independent urgent care operator to do so.