Prescription Price Transparency

6 benefits of prescription price transparency | 9/15/2020

greenway blog September 15, 2020 6 benefits of prescription price transparency If your goal is to deliver quality patient care, it’s critical you remove barriers that stand in the way of patients following their treatment plans. One of the most common barriers is the cost of medication. When patients don’t adhere to medication regimens — whether because they don’t take their medication as prescribed or simply never fill their prescriptions — their …

Industry Voices—How COVID-19 accelerated interoperable healthcare technology | FierceHealthcare | 9/8/2020

… tools could alleviate problems created or exacerbated by the global pandemic. In fact, during this time, providers have surpassed adoption milestones in various health IT solutions like telehealth, electronic prescribing (including for controlled substances), prescription price transparency information and electronic case reporting to report COVID-19 cases to public health authorities. These are just the first steps. While diagnosing and treating COVID-19 patients remains the leading priority, the healthcare …

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SUNDAY TALK: Grassley on the Urgency to Prescription Price Transparency | 7/11/2020

Home News Local News SUNDAY TALK: Grassley on the Urgency to Prescription Price Transparency SUNDAY TALK: Grassley on the Urgency to Prescription Price Transparency With U.S. Senator Chuck Grassley Q: What is the PRICE Transparency Act ? A: When a loved one goes to the hospital for cancer treatments, orthopedic surgery or complications from COVID-19, American consumers and taxpayers deserve to know what hospitals will charge for their services. For …

Surescripts releases real-time prescription price transparency tool for pharmacies | 6/16/2020

… 1 are expected to use the service. A study by GoodRx revealed that more than 40% of Americans say they face challenges paying for medications despite most people having insurance. Meanwhile, the use of prescription price transparency tools is increasing as surveys indicate many patients are not taking their prescription medication due to cost and wait times. The Surescripts 2019 National Progress Report reveals that the number of real-time …

More ePrescribing Yields Better Workflow, Drug Price Transparency | EHR Intelligence | 4/22/2020

… topic across the nation, the federal government also issued a rule requiring that Medicare Part D plans adopt real-time prescription benefit tools by 2021. According to the report, patients and prescribers are demanding prescription price transparency . Forty percent of providers said prescribing would be more efficient with more information at their fingertips, particularly cost and coverage data. In response to that demand, there has been a 233 percent increase …

Pilots underscore Amazon healthcare strategy | 12/23/2019

… its sights on the healthcare industry as it makes acquisitions and tests healthcare products internally that could be pushed out to customers in an effort to solve larger issues, such as the lack of prescription price transparency and the high cost of healthcare. The Amazon healthcare strategy includes acquiring online pharmacy PillPack and digital health technology startup Health Navigator. It also includes co-founding Haven. The initiative aims to use …

iSalus Healthcare Collaborates With CoverMyMeds To Offer Prescription Price Transparency And Electronic Prior Authorization | Health IT Outcomes | 11/26/2019

iSalus Healthcare, in an effort to continue improving the workflow efficiencies of its partners, announced a collaboration with CoverMyMeds to integrate its leading prescription price transparency and electronic prior authorization (ePA) solutions into iSalus’ cloud-based practice management and electronic health record (EHR). CoverMyMeds is widely relied on in the medical industry to display the most accurate prescription price information through RxBenefit Clarity and streamline the prior authorization process for …

iSalus Healthcare Collaborates with CoverMyMeds to Offer Prescription Price Transparency and Electronic Prior Authorization | PR Newswire | 11/26/2019

INDIANAPOLIS iSalus Healthcare, in an effort to continue improving the workflow efficiencies of its partners, announced a collaboration with CoverMyMeds to integrate its leading prescription price transparency and electronic prior authorization (ePA) solutions into iSalus’ cloud-based practice management and electronic health record (EHR). CoverMyMeds is widely relied on in the medical industry to display the most accurate prescription price information through RxBenefit Clarity and streamline the prior authorization process …

iSalus Healthcare Collaborates with CoverMyMeds to | 11/26/2019

iSalus Healthcare Collaborates with CoverMyMeds to Offer Prescription Price Transparency and Electronic Prior Authorization noviembre 26, 2019 iSalus Healthcare Collaborates with CoverMyMeds to Offer Prescription Price Transparency and Electronic Prior Authorization 2019-11-26T05:00: INDIANAPOLIS , Nov. 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — iSalus Healthcare, in an effort to continue improving the workflow efficiencies of its partners, announced a collaboration with CoverMyMeds to integrate its leading prescription price transparency and electronic prior authorization (ePA) solutions into …

iSalus Healthcare Collaborates with CoverMyMeds to Offer Prescription Price Transparency and Electronic Prior Authorization | 11/26/2019

iSalus Healthcare Collaborates with CoverMyMeds to Offer Prescription Price Transparency and Electronic Prior Authorization By iSalus Healthcare;CoverMyMeds; iSalus Healthcare innovates healthcare so that the lives of physicians and their patients are improved. By iSalus Healthcare;CoverMyMeds; Save INDIANAPOLIS , Nov. 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ – iSalus Healthcare, in an effort to continue improving the workflow efficiencies of its partners, announced a collaboration with CoverMyMeds to integrate its leading prescription price transparency and …

Oregon Health System Implements Drug Pricing Tool into Epic EHR | EHR Intelligence | 11/19/2019

… of providers using the price transparency tool grew by over 1,000 percent between 2017 and 2018. Also, the number of queries rose from 298,000 in January 2018 to 6.3 million in December 2018. “With prescription price transparency tools at their fingertips, prescribers are eliminating pharmacy callbacks, improving medication adherence, and reducing costs,” said Surescripts CEO Tom Skelton at the time. “And their patients are getting the medications they need, at …

If you want your patients to take their meds, ensure they can afford what you’re prescribing | MedCity News | 11/6/2019

There is a strong correlation between prescription price transparency at the point of care and medication adherence — and how it impacts value-based care. Post a comment / Nov 6, 2019 at 4:39 PM Shares 0 How many times do you think this happens? After thoughtful deliberation and discussion, a physician prescribes a medication that they think will be a good option to help their patient with their current medical condition …

Humana, Epic Systems partner for prescription price transparency | 6/13/2019

Humana, Epic Systems partner for prescription price transparency Humana, Epic Systems partner for prescription price transparency A new partnership between Humana and Epic Systems will bring a streamlined price transparency tool with access to real-time cost information to patients and providers. The partnership will integrate Humana’s IntelligentRx product into the Epic EHR e-prescribing workflow. A new partnership between Humana and Epic Systems will bring a streamlined price transparency …

Humana, Epic Systems partner for prescription price transparency | 6/13/2019

Humana, Epic Systems partner for prescription price transparency Share: June 13, 2019 Humana, Epic Systems partner for prescription price transparency A new partnership between Humana and Epic Systems will bring a streamlined price transparency tool with access to real-time cost information to patients and providers. The partnership will integrate Humana’s IntelligentRx product into the Epic EHR e-prescribing workflow. A new partnership between Humana and Epic Systems will bring …

Prescription Price Transparency – A Patient Centric Approach | 6/7/2019

Current Location Home → Electronic Health Record → Prescription Price Transparency – A Patient Centric Approach Prescription Price Transparency – A Patient Centric Approach by Mandy Chilson Jun 6, 2019 Electronic Health Record Drug prices have been on a rise consistently, hurting the budgets of hard-working families. Prescription drugs have increased medical costs and driven up premiums and other associated healthcare costs. According to AHIP , 95 percent of specialty drugs and 85 percent …

Prescription Price Transparency – A Patient Centric Approach | 6/7/2019

Current Location Home → Electronic Health Record → Prescription Price Transparency – A Patient Centric Approach Prescription Price Transparency – A Patient Centric Approach by Mandy Chilson Jun 6, 2019 Electronic Health Record Drug prices have been on a rise consistently, hurting the budgets of hard-working families. Prescription drugs have increased medical costs and driven up premiums and other associated healthcare costs. According to AHIP , 95 percent of specialty drugs and 85 percent …

UCHealth leads $15.9M round for prescription decision support startup RxRevu - MedCity News | 6/5/2019

… funding news, the company also revealed two additions to its board of directors: UCHealth chief innovation officer Richard Zane and former Cleveland Clinic CEO Toby Cosgrove. Other companies have also been working to improve prescription price transparency . For instance, earlier this year health IT vendor Cerner and CoverMyMeds, which offers technology for automating the prior authorization process, launched such an effort. The collaboration focuses on integrating patient-specific data into …

Interoperability Delivers Meaningful Improvements in Healthcare Cost and Quality at Scale | Business & Finance | heraldchronicle.com | Business Wire | 4/23/2019

… new technologies and the introduction of new innovations in the market,” explained Tom Skelton, Chief Executive Officer of Surescripts. “Together, we’re transforming interactions between patients and the people who care for them by improving prescription price transparency , enabling clinical information exchange, combating the opioid epidemic and improving prescription accuracy.” Clinical Interoperability Delivered at Scale Last year, the number of clinicians using Record Locator & Exchange to access patient records from anywhere …

Interoperability Delivers Meaningful Improvements In Healthcare Cost And Quality At Scale | Health IT Outcomes | 4/23/2019

… new technologies and the introduction of new innovations in the market,” explained Tom Skelton, Chief Executive Officer of Surescripts. “Together, we’re transforming interactions between patients and the people who care for them by improving prescription price transparency , enabling clinical information exchange, combating the opioid epidemic and improving prescription accuracy.” Clinical Interoperability Delivered at Scale Last year, the number of clinicians using Record Locator & Exchange to access patient records from anywhere …

LowestMed boosts consumer savings by offering exclusive Viagra pricing through Costco Member Prescription Program | PR Newswire | 1/10/2018

LowestMed boosts consumer savings by offering exclusive Viagra pricing through Costco Member Prescription Program News provided by 12:30 ET Share this article SALT LAKE CITY , Jan. 10, Today, LowestMed, the nation’s first prescription price transparency search tool , announced it will now offer the branded version of Viagra, through the Costco Member Prescription Program, at highly discounted prices. By offering Viagra at such a low cost, Costco Members are able to …

LowestMed boosts consumer savings by offering exclusive Viagra pricing through Costco Member | PR Newswire | 1/10/2018

SALT LAKE CITY , Jan. 10, Today, LowestMed, the nation’s first prescription price transparency search tool , announced it will now offer the branded version of Viagra, through the Costco Member Prescription Program, at highly discounted prices. By offering Viagra at such a low cost, Costco Members are able to receive the brand version of treatment at a generic drug price point. “We are excited about working with Costco to offer consumers …

Surescripts Transforms Prescription Decision Process Between Physicians and Patients | Business Wire | 11/7/2017

ARLINGTON, Va.- Surescripts is again revolutionizing the prescription decision-making process between physicians and patients with its Real-Time Prescription Benefit and expanded Prior Authorization solutions. Having created the first true nationwide interoperability network with e-prescribing, Surescripts has continuously built upon it to offer an advanced prior authorization solution and a full range of capabilities designed to improve prescribing, inform care decisions and advance healthcare. Surescripts is joining forces …

LowestMed Partners with SaludMóvil, a Digital Platform Dedicated to Health Education for the Diverse Hispanic Community | PR Newswire | 10/11/2017

LowestMed Partners with SaludMóvil, a Digital Platform Dedicated to Health Education for the Diverse Hispanic Community News provided by Oct 11, 2017, 10:23 SALT LAKE CITY , Oct. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ – LowestMed , the nation’s first prescription price transparency search engine, has announced a partnership with SaludMóvil , a digital health information platform dedicated to educating the diverse Hispanic community in the United States . Hispanics in the United States are three times as …

LowestMed Partners with SaludMóvil, a Digital Platform Dedicated to Health Education for the | PR Newswire | 10/11/2017

SALT LAKE CITY , Oct. 11, LowestMed , the nation’s first prescription price transparency search engine, has announced a partnership with SaludMóvil , a digital health information platform dedicated to educating the diverse Hispanic community in the United States . Hispanics in the United States are three times as likely to be uninsured than non-Hispanics. Through LowestMed’s partnership with SaludMóvil, Hispanics will not only get access to discounted prescription drug prices, but will …