Tag Archives: Opioids

CHIME playbook seeks to optimize use of IT against opioids

Healthcare IT can play a more substantial role in combating the opioid epidemic and improving patient outcomes, and a new playbook aims to maximize the impact of technology in the fight. The College of Healthcare Information Management Executives, through its opioid task force, has published the guide to help senior healthcare IT executives, providers and… Read More »

Drug monitoring platform to help Maryland combat opioids

The State of Maryland is getting new software to collect information about controlled substances dispensed in the state to facilitate better data sharing. The RxGov prescription drug monitoring platform, from NIC, provides near real-time data that will integrate with the Chesapeake Regional Information System for our Patients (CRISP), the state health information exchange. Data also… Read More »