Over the last several years, the opioid crisis has become a household discussion as government agencies have increased efforts to build awareness of and prevent further deaths from controlled substance abuse. As part of…Continue Reading
At the Drug Enforcement Agency Drug Diversion Division listening sessions earlier this month, DEA Administrator Anne Milgram said the agency would hold a second comment period on its March NPRM in the months ahead.WHY…Continue Reading
Get a glimpse of the healthcare IT research KLAS published during the month of August. All the insights KLAS uses come from the anonymous feedback of thousands of healthcare professionals using healthcare IT solutions…Continue Reading
Welcome to the weekly edition of Healthcare IT Today Bonus Features. This article will be a weekly roundup of interesting stories, product announcements, new hires, partnerships, research studies, awards, sales, and more. Because there’s…Continue Reading
This is a developing story with updates expected.U.S. Senators Mark Warner (D-Va.), John Thune (R-S.D.) and four of their colleagues expressed support for the Drug Enforcement Administration’s new engagement on a potential special registration…Continue Reading
What You Should Know:
Substance use disorder has far-reaching impacts across society, and healthcare workers are not immune. In some cases, healthcare worker addiction can lead them to use prescription drugs intended for patients or…Continue Reading
Technology Leader Seeks to Help Tackle Growing Drug Diversion Challenge in the U.S.
Wolters Kluwer Health today announced it has signed and completed the acquisition of Invistics Corporation (Invistics), a U.S.-based provider of cloud-based, AI-enabled software for drug…
Mayo Clinic will use Google’s low-code Enterprise Search in Generative AI App Builder to combine Google search with generative AI to provide information to clinicians and employees.
Boston Children’s Hospital, which drew recent attention…
Following up on its February 27 statement opposing the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration’s proposed permanent changes to the e-prescribing of controlled medications, the American Telemedicine Association and its ATA Action sent its final comments this week…Continue Reading
Sandy Still, Pharm.D., Director of Clinical Strategy at BluesightDrug diversion is an increasingly serious issue that tends to be substantially underestimated. In every instance, a potential threat to patient safety is present. This includes…Continue Reading