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DrFirst CMO to Speak at Free Webinar Highlighting Status of Controlled Substance E-Prescribing

September 10, 2010

DrFirst’s Chief Medical Officer Peter Kauffman, MD, will be among the speakers at a free Webinar on Electronic Prescribing of Controlled Substances to be presented on September 21 at both 1:00 p.m. AND 8:30 p.m. EDT.

Participants in the Massachusetts electronic prescribing of controlled substances (EPCS-MA) research project and the National Council for Prescription Drug Programs (NCPDP) will present a high level overview of Electronic Prescribing of Controlled Substances (EPCS).

Participants in the Massachusetts electronic prescribing of controlled substances (EPCS-MA) research project and the National Council for Prescription Drug Programs (NCPDP) will present a high level overview of Electronic Prescribing of Controlled Substances (EPCS).

This live webinar, sponsored by Emdeon, will focus on:

  • What you need to do to prepare for EPCS
  • Critical milestones
  • The workflow implications of EPCS on the prescribing process
  • How to utilize NCPDP SCRIPT for EPCS
  • The anticipated timeline for industry and provider adoption

A live Q & A session will follow.

Click here to register.

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Ms. Froehlich has been with DrFirst since its inception in 2000. In her role as Director of Marketing, she oversees the planning, directing, and coordinating all marketing and public relations efforts at DrFirst. Ms. Froehlich has a B.S. in Communications from the University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana.

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