Technology

PrescribeWellness Expands Rx Reminder CapabilitiesUsing a system that automatically contacts patients with prescription reminders and other information can boost loyalty and star ratings.
Omnicell and CompleteRx Join Forces
Omnicell and CompleteRx Join ForcesTwo groups join up to help the Massachusetts State Office of Pharmacy Services.
New Partnership Aids Specialty Pharmacists
Omnicell System Streamlines Medication ManagementNew technology is helping patients, nurses, and pharmacists alike.
Surescripts Expands Medication History ServiceMore information could help save lives.
Automated IV Compounding Increases Patient SafetyAutomating an IV system is time and cost efficient.
RFID Technology Speeds Medication Replenishment, Reduces Med ErrorsNew York-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital has started using radio frequency identification to increase efficiency and speed when restocking drug trays.
New Study Evaluates the Quality of Medical AppsA team of researchers in Singapore set out to create a quality assessment tool that can be used to evaluate mobile apps that target medication-related problems.
Efficiency and security drive medication management system upgradeTrying to enhance medication management across a continuum of care in a multi-facility hospital IT environment is no easy task.
Health information technology in the community pharmacyLocal HIE, regional EHR, interoperability all over the place -- get your pharmacy ready. They're practically here.