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December 20, 2017

5 Reasons Why Mobile Medication Management is Critical to Your Practice in 2018

October 17, 2017

HIStalk Interviews G. Cameron Deemer, President, DrFirst

October 11, 2017

The Importance of FHIR in Closing Medication Data Visibility Gaps

September 25, 2017

Utilizing Secure Messaging in Disaster Recovery Planning

September 14, 2017

UnitedHealthcare and DrFirst set out to change the drug prescribing experience

September 8, 2017

DrFirst Enables Free Mobile Medication Management Tool for Prescribers Affected by Hurricanes Harvey and Irma

September 5, 2017

UnitedHealthcare Simplifies Drug Prescribing Experience for Care Providers and Patients with PreCheck MyScript

July 11, 2017

The Nebraska Health Information Initiative Selects DrFirst to Aggregate Statewide Prescription Records

June 26, 2017

Secure messaging platform improves productivity for pediatric hospital

June 26, 2017

Secure text messaging keeps parents and providers informed

June 26, 2017

SMS: The digital health tool of the century

June 22, 2017

CHIME Survey Finds 3 Out of 4 Hospital Executives Are Concerned That Medication History Data is Incomplete and/or Inaccurate

June 21, 2017

DrFirst to Showcase Intelligent Medication Management Product Suite at 2017 Annual Physician-Computer Connection Symposium

June 14, 2017

The Medical Society of the State of New York (MSSNY) and DrFirst Offer MSSNY Physician Members a Mobile E-Prescribing App

May 30, 2017

DrFirst Introduces Innovative Medication Management Solutions For MEDITECH

May 25, 2017

DrFirst Presents An Intelligent Medication Management Showcase At MEDITECH’s 2017 International MUSE Conference

May 23, 2017

DrFirst and GoodRx Partner to Identify Prescription Savings, Benefiting Doctors and Patients

April 27, 2017

Eye Care Leaders Selects Market Leading DrFirst for Medication Management and E-prescribing

April 12, 2017

Healthcare Enters the Mobile Age with Secure Messaging

April 12, 2017

See the technology that is making care transitions better

March 28, 2017

E-prescribing’s Next Steps: Controlled Substances

March 28, 2017

Patients win when drug prices are more transparent and online

March 27, 2017

DrFirst Receives Two Awards for Exceptional Corporate Culture

March 16, 2017

Secure messaging: It’s a clear win for health care

March 6, 2017

Opioid Abuse: If EPCS Is The Answer, Why Hasn’t It Worked?

February 21, 2017

Why docs were slow to embrace secure prescribing controls

February 16, 2017

How to overcome the challenges of medication reconciliation

January 31, 2017

DrFirst Acquires VisibilityRx to Optimize Clinical Trial Recruitment with Advanced Patient Matching at the Point of Care

January 20, 2017

7 ways e-prescribing is addressing prescription drug abuse and enhancing patient care

November 30, 2016

Translational Software Inc. and DrFirst Team to Provide Pharmacogenomics-based e-Prescribing and Medication Management

October 31, 2016

SigmaCare Partners with DrFirst to bring Secure Communications to Long-Term and Post-Acute Care Facilities Nationwide

September 19, 2016

DrFirst to Integrate Backline®, its HIPAA-Compliant Messaging Platform, with Coordinated Care Oklahoma Health Information Exchange

September 15, 2016

Readers Write: The Surgeon General’s Rallying Cry Against the Opioid Epidemic Must Also Be a Call to Arms for Healthcare IT

September 15, 2016

Opioid Epidemic Must Also Be a Call to Arms for Healthcare IT

September 12, 2016

Maine Medical Association Selects DrFirst’s Rcopia® and EPCS Gold® Software as Recommended E-prescribing Solution

June 1, 2016

DrFirst to Integrate Backline, its HIPAA-Secure Communications
Platform, into BestRx Pharmacy Management System

June 1, 2016

DrFirst to Educate Healthcare Leaders and ONC Policy Makers on the Latest Trends in Healthcare Price Transparency

May 31, 2016

DrFirst Acquires The IN Group

May 2, 2016

DrFirst’s Rcopia E-Prescribing Platform Earns
Surescripts White Coat of Quality Award

March 25, 2016

N.Y. State Mandate for e-Rx of Controlled Substances Takes Effect; What’s the Climate Like?

March 24, 2016

DrFirst Report Details the Current State of
Electronic Prescribing of Controlled Substances in the U.S.

March 16, 2016

Trilogy of Comedy Videos Spotlight the Healthcare Industry’s Stubborn Reliance on Pagers, Fax Machines

March 10, 2016

Backline, Secure Texting by DrFirst, Featured in MedCityNews

March 2, 2016

Huntington Hospital and DrFirst Selected to Present on Secure Communications at the HIMSS16 Conference & Exhibition in Las Vegas

January 28, 2016

DrFirst Releases Rcopia 4: Next-Generation e-Medication Management

January 12, 2016

DrFirst Acquires the Assets of

December 15, 2015

SmartCEO Magazine Recognizes DrFirst for its Innovative, Performance-Driven Culture

November 24, 2015

DrFirst Named One of the Fastest Growing Companies in North America on Deloitte’s 2015 Technology Fast 500™ List

October 22, 2015

DrFirst Launches myBenefitCheck Real-Time Benefit Check Capabilities to Help Patients Better Manage Medication Costs and Adherence

October 21, 2015

Doctors To Get Real-Time Prescription Drug Benefit Info To Cut Red Tape For Patients

October 14, 2015

DrFirst Secures $25 Million in Financing from Goldman Sachs

October 9, 2015

Rx30 Partners with DrFirst to Deliver Secure Texting and Care Collaboration Capabilities to 4,500 Independent Pharmacies Nationwide

September 29, 2015

SourceMedical Selects DrFirst for Integrated E-Medication Management Solutions to Drive Higher Levels of Patient Safety

September 2, 2015

DrFirst Secures $12 million in Financing from SunTrust Bank

June 16, 2015

E-prescribing of Controlled Substance Discussion with Kojo Nnamdi

May 5, 2015

Net Health Partners with DrFirst to Drive Compliance with Electronic Prescribing of Controlled Substances (EPCS) Regulations

April 24, 2015

The Challenges With Medication Management Vs. Medication Adherence Explained At HIMSS15

April 14, 2015

SigmaCare Is the First EHR Provider Serving Senior and Post-Acute Care Facilities to Integrate with DrFirst for EPCS

March 13, 2015

New York e-Prescribing Mandate May Go Into Effect This Month

February 26, 2015

Database May Improve Reconciliation

February 25, 2015

Electronic Prior Authorization: The Solution To Physician’s Headaches?

February 9, 2015

Curve Dental Selects DrFirst to Provide Integrated Electronic Prescription Capabilities

January 8, 2015

NY State Ready to Deploy New Weapon in the Battle Against Prescription Drug Abuse

December 29, 2014

gloStream Selects DrFirst to Integrate Electronic Prescribing of Controlled Substances (EPCS)

December 12, 2014

Medical Society of the State of New York Selects DrFirst as Official E-prescribing Solution

December 2, 2014

CureMD Selects DrFirst for Electronic Prescribing of Controlled Substances (EPCS)

December 1, 2014

Health information exchange shares medication histories

November 28, 2014

Michigan-based HIE chooses DrFirst platform

November 10, 2014

Great Lakes Health Connect Partners with DrFirst to Deliver Medication History Data to Providers Statewide

October 18, 2014

DrFirst Launches Electronic Prior Authorization for Providers Nationwide with CoverMyMeds

September 12, 2014

Taking the fight against the deadly prescription drug epidemic online

September 10, 2014

Drug Cost Dilemma Evades Solution

September 5, 2014

EPCS Gold Approaching 700,000 Controlled Substance E-Prescriptions Issued

August 6, 2014

DrFirst Secures $10 million in Financing from Silicon Valley Bank

July 8, 2014

Over 40% of U.S. Pharmacies Now Able to Accept Electronic Prescriptions for Controlled Substances

June 6, 2014

Health IT Success: Forging a Pathway for E-Prescribing of Controlled Substances

June 1, 2014

Docs Slow to E-Prescribe Controlled Substances

May 28, 2014

DrFirst, Imprivata and Forward Advantage Partner to Enable Electronic Prescribing of Controlled Substances for MEDITECH Users

April 30, 2014

DrFirst and CoverMyMeds Expand Electronic Prior Authorization for Doctors and EMR/EHR Systems

April 16, 2014

DrFirst Receives Surescripts 2013 White Coat of Quality Award

April 14, 2014

ManagementPlus Partners with DrFirst to Bring Rcopia E-prescribing to Eye-Care Providers

March 29, 2014

DrFirst Partners with Insight Software to Deliver Comprehensive E-Prescribing to Eye Care Providers

February 25, 2014

Imprivata Partners with DrFirst to Advance Electronic Prescribing of Controlled Substances

February 25, 2014

New Savings Program from Patient Advisor Delivers $21 Million in Prescription Savings for Uninsured Patients in First Three Months

February 24, 2014

DrFirst and Greenway Bring Controlled Substance E-prescribing to Greenway Users Nationwide

February 24, 2014

E-Prescribing for Controlled Substances Has Moved Past the Tipping Point as Over 23,000 Pharmacies in 47 States Are Now Enabled

November 12, 2013

DrFirst Launches New Tool to Alert Doctors to At-Risk Patients and Identify Patient Medication Adherence Rates

November 4, 2013

EPCS Gold- DrFirst’s Solution For The E-Prescription Of Controlled Substances

July 30, 2013

LiquidEHR, Inc. Partners with DrFirst to Deliver Comprehensive E-Prescribing Functionality to its Customers

April 11, 2013

DrFirst Receives Surescripts 2012 White Coat of Quality Award

March 18, 2013

SiliconMesa Partners with DrFirst to Add E-prescribing and Medication Adherence Functionality to SiliconMesa EHR

March 8, 2013

Learn More About DrFirst’s Backline Secure Exchange Suite

March 5, 2013

How DrFirst Helped Save East Grand Health Center

March 5, 2013

Patient Advisor Allows Doctors to Help Patients at the Point of Care and Beyond

March 4, 2013

Nationwide E-prescribing of Controlled Substances Shows Signs of Rapid Acceleration

December 18, 2012

DrFirst Awarded Top Ranks for E-Prescribing Client Satisfaction

December 11, 2012

Prognosis HIS Enhances Enterprise EHR Through DrFirst Partnership

December 5, 2012

DrFirst Launches Free* Secure Clinical Messaging System to Help Healthcare Providers Close Gaps in Patient Care

November 15, 2012

DrFirst and Halfpenny Technologies Announce Partnership to Provide CPOE and Results Delivery Capabilities

November 5, 2012

Dr. Kevin Gill Shares How E-Prescribing with Rcopia has Benefited His Patients and Practice

October 23, 2012

MEDITECH and DrFirst e-Prescribe Together

October 22, 2012

DrFirst Partners with Prowess to Provide Oncology E-prescribing and Medication Adherence Solution

October 16, 2012

DrFirst Partners with the Oregon Medical Association to Provide E-prescribing

October 15, 2012

DrFirst Launches Patient Advisor, a Medication Adherence Solution for Physicians

October 11, 2012


October 5, 2012

Rcopia Users Speak Out on the Benefits of DrFirst’s Standalone E-Prescription System

September 28, 2012

Dr. Shishir Khetan Explains How DrFirst Can Help You With E-Prescribing And EHR Integration

September 14, 2012

Why the Association of Black Cardiologists Chose DrFirst to Implement their E-Prescribing Software

September 5, 2012

Why the National Hispanic Medical Association Uses DrFirst’s E-Prescribing Solution

August 27, 2012

What is Backline?

August 13, 2012

Dr. Janice Postal on the Ease of Meaningful Use Implementation with DrFirst

July 31, 2012

DrFirst Chief Strategy and Privacy Officer Testifies Before ONC Hearing on Trusted Identity of Physicians in Cyberspace

July 16, 2012

Cloud-MDs Signs with DrFirst to Utilize Its e-Prescribing Software

July 12, 2012

Drfirst, Inc. Receives 2012 Best of Business Nomination

July 9, 2012

DrFirst Launches E-prescribing Task Force for New York State

July 2, 2012

Medicare financing options to be revisited in November

May 29, 2012

Physician focus: the good medicine of health technology

May 11, 2012

Hospitals Using DrFirst’s RcopiaAC™ Named in the Top 100 Acute Care Facility Study

May 3, 2012

Healthcare Providers to Use EPCS GOLD® to Send Controlled Substance E-prescriptions to Nearly 6,000 Pharmacies in 24 States

April 5, 2012

Nicole Laviera Shares How DrFirst Helped Her with Meaningful Use Attestation

March 22, 2012

DrFirst Congratulates 44 EHR Partners Awarded Surescripts White Coat of Quality for 2011

March 13, 2012

Xpress Technologies and DrFirst® Launch a True “End-to-End” E-Prescribing Solution for the Urgent Care and Emergency Department Industry

March 1, 2012

DrFirst’s E-Prescribing System Provides A Seamless Integration With AMA’s Online Platform

February 29, 2012

Over 70 EHR Companies Have the Ability to E-prescribe Controlled Substances with DrFirst‘s EPCS Gold™

February 7, 2012

DrFirst Launches EHR Advisor Helping Physician Practices Match EHRsTo Unique Requirements

February 4, 2012

Learn More About EPCS Gold- DrFirst’s Solution for the E-Prescription of Controlled Substances

January 11, 2012

The Exan Group and DrFirst Team Up to Provide Dentists with E-Prescribing Functionality Including EPCS Gold™ for the Electronic Prescribing of Controlled Substances

January 1, 2012

4 Tips to Combat the Uncommon Cold

November 16, 2011

DrFirst Recognized As An Approved Vendor For The Arizona Regional Extension Center

November 5, 2011

DrFirst Provides the Full Healthcare Software Solution

November 5, 2011

Watch the First Public Demonstration of a Controlled Substance E-Prescription

October 31, 2011

Greenway and ChartLogic First EHR Solutions to Send Controlled Substance E-Prescriptions Utilizing DrFirst’s EPCS Gold™

October 23, 2011

Coinciding with National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Mammography Reporting System (MRS) Partners with DrFirst to Provide Its Clients Award-Winning E-Prescribing with Rcopia

September 28, 2011

Aym Technologies, LLC and DrFirst Launch a True “End-to-End” e-Prescribing Solution for the Human Services Industry

July 27, 2011

DrFirst Rcopia E-prescribing Software Awarded Surescripts Gold Solution Provider Status for Fifth Year

July 27, 2011

First to Market Nationwide Launch of E-Prescribing of Controlled Substances with EPCS Gold™ 2.0 by DrFirst, Inc.

July 7, 2011

DrFirst Receives the SureScripts White Coat of Quality Award

June 13, 2011

Experian and Symantec Provide DrFirst with Identity Proofing and Authentication Technology

May 26, 2011

DrFirst Offers Florida Doctors Fast Path to Electronic Prescribing and EHR Stimulus Funds

May 20, 2011

DrFirst Congratulates Dr. Thomas Sullivan for a Lifetime of Contribution to the Medical Profession

May 17, 2011

DrFirst Lands A Lead411 “Hottest Companies In DC” Award

May 13, 2011

Association of Black Cardiologists Partners with DrFirst to Accelerate Health Care Technology Use among Physicians in Diverse Communities

April 11, 2011

National Hispanic Medical Association Partners with DrFirst to Accelerate Health Care Technology Use among Hispanic Physicians

March 25, 2011

DrFirst to Power E-Prescribing Web Portal for Eye Care Practitioners Nationwide

March 22, 2011

DrFirst Makes Access to E-Prescribing Of Controlled Substances Technology Available to 160 HIT Vendor Partners Nationwide Through EPCS Gold™

March 11, 2011

RcopiaMU Officially Recognized In Massachusetts as an Affordable Path to “Meaningful Use”

February 14, 2011

DrFirst, Inc. Acquires AdherenceRx, LLC

January 31, 2011

DrFirst to Demo a Painless Path to Meaningful Use at HIMSS 2011

January 14, 2011

DrFirst, Inc. Introduces New Hospital Services Group (HSG) Division

November 30, 2010

Rcopia-MU from DrFirst Offers Cost-Effective, Speedy Way to Meet Meaningful Use

November 10, 2010

Rcopia‐MU from DrFirst® Receives ONC‐ATCB 2011/2012 Certification

November 5, 2010

Dr. Tom Sullivan Shares His Thoughts on Meaningful Use Implementation

August 23, 2010

First Insight® and DrFirst® Deliver Certified “Two-Way” E-Prescribing Functionality to Ophthalmic Industry

August 16, 2010

AZZLY™ Partners with DrFirst to Deliver Comprehensive E-Prescribing Functionality to Its Customers

June 18, 2010

JAG Products, LLC Partners with DrFirst to Deliver Comprehensive E-Prescribing Functionality to its Customers

June 15, 2010

DrFirst Provides Over 100 Health IT Partners with Surescripts Certified Gold Solution E-prescribing Solution

June 1, 2010

Electronic Prescription of Controlled Substances

June 1, 2010

DrFirst Demonstrates the Nation’s First Electronic Prescribing of Controlled Substances (EPCS) System at AHRQ on June 3, 2010

January 22, 2010

DrFirst, Inc. Commemorates a Decade of Putting Doctors First

January 14, 2010

Rivers Computer Support Partners with DrFirst to Deliver Comprehensive E-Prescribing Functionality to its Customers

November 24, 2009

DrFirst Congratulates Universal EMR Solution® for the Successful Completion Of Their Electronic Prescribing Pilot Program

August 6, 2009

Efforts by Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan, Physician Practices Help Michigan Become a Leading Adopter of E-prescribing

August 4, 2009

DrFirst Partnered with HealthInfoNet, the Nation’s Largest Statewide Electronic Health Exchange

July 8, 2009

Press release from NMPIC: DrFirst has 47 out of the 57 total participants in Phase I

April 22, 2009

DrFirst Announces Intent to Offer ePrescribing Through New Online AMA Platform

April 1, 2009

Maine Hospital Achieves Gains With Medical Reconciliation

December 18, 2008

Innovative E-Medication History Collaboration between Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey and Hunterdon Medical Center Will Improve Safety and Potentially Save Lives

October 1, 2008

DrFirst Releases Enhancement to Rcopia E-Prescribing to Allow Secure Printing of Prescriptions

July 7, 2008

Ground Breaking E-Medication History Pilot Program to Improve Patient Safety in Hospital Emergency Rooms

June 2, 2008


May 30, 2008

First Insight® and DrFirst® Launch a True “End-to-End” e-Prescribing Solution for the Ophthalmic Industry

May 23, 2008

Spring Medical Partners with DrFirst to Deliver Comprehensive E-Prescribing Functionality to its SpringCharts Customers

May 21, 2008

Goodall Hospital Connects Community Physicians Electronically to Successfully Obtain Patient Medication History for Medication Reconciliation using RcopiaAC by DrFirst

May 1, 2008

Technology: Is E-Prescribing Worthwhile?

March 27, 2008

OfficeMate Software Solutions Partners with DrFirst™ Rcopia to Provide E-prescribing Solutions to Over 16,000 Eyecare Professionals

March 4, 2008

DrFirst Congratulates 8 Rcopia E-Prescribing Users For Receiving the Third Annual Safe-Rx Award

February 26, 2008

DrFirst Congratulates Five Partners: Greenway, HIT Services Group*, MediNotes, Nightingale* and Noteworthy, for achieving 2007 CCHIT Certification

February 25, 2008

MEDITECH Showcases New Medication Management and E-Prescribing Integration with DrFirst on 6.0 Client/Server Release at HIMSS 2008

January 23, 2008

DrFirst™ Achieves SureScripts GoldRx™ Certification for 2007

January 9, 2008

MEDITECH bolsters drug data through DrFirst alliance

January 8, 2008

MediNotes Announces General Availability of MediNotes e 5.2 EMR

January 4, 2008

DrFirst and MEDITECH to Deliver Sophisticated Medication Reconciliation and Electronic Prescribing to Hospitals

January 1, 2008

Customer Success: DrFirst

December 17, 2007

DrFirst enables e-prescribing on Apple iPhone

December 14, 2007

DrFirst™ Creates Stunning E-Prescribing Experience on iPhone™

December 12, 2007

E-Prescribing on the iPhone

December 1, 2007

DrFirst Offers E-Rx on iPhone

October 5, 2007

Bringing the Outside In – Hospital and vendor collaborate on development of a medication reconciliation IT solution.

September 24, 2007

Drug Development; eRx Collaborative Continues to Lead the Industry with More Than 10.8 Million Electronic Prescriptions Transmitted to date

September 17, 2007

Huntington Hospital Achieves Rapid Adoption of DrFirst’s RcopiaAC™ Medication Reconciliation System

September 12, 2007

The Consortium of Independent Physician Associations (CIPA) to Offer DrFirst Rcopia e-Prescribing Solution to 1,200 Michigan Physicians

September 4, 2007

Bringing the Outside In

August 20, 2007

Pilot program in drug reconciliation aims to avoid errors

August 2, 2007

eRx Collaborative Continues to Lead the Industry with More Than 10.8 Million Electronic Prescriptions Transmitted to date

July 16, 2007

Virginia Health System & DrFirst Implement Innovative Electronic Medication Reconciliation Technology

June 28, 2007


June 12, 2007

Noteworthy Medical Systems, Inc. Integrates DrFirstTM Rcopia GoldRxTM Certified Rcopia e-Prescription Technology into NoteworthyEHR

May 22, 2007

LSS Data Systems Incorporates DrFirst™ Rcopia GoldRx™ Certified e-Prescription Technology into Medical and Practice Management (MPM) Suite

May 21, 2007

HIT Services Group Announces Partnership with DrFirst, Inc.™ To Provide Award Winning Rcopia E-Prescription Technology

May 21, 2007

MediNotes™ Partners With DrFirst™ Rcopia GoldRx Certified Rcopia to Incorporate E-prescription Software into EMR Application

May 10, 2007

Practicare Medical Management, Inc. incorporates DrFirst™ Rcopia GoldRx™ Certified Rcopia e-Prescription Application into Suite of Products

March 30, 2007

Illinois embarks on self-sustaining e-prescribing funding initiative

February 27, 2007

11 out of 30 SafeRx Awards Given to DrFirst Rcopia E-Prescribing Users

February 27, 2007

Thomson Healthcare and DrFirst Form Partnership for Web-Based Medication Reconciliation Solution Designed to Compile Patients’ Home Medication Lists

February 27, 2007

DrFirst Announces New GoldRx™ Certification Status

February 22, 2007

DrFirst and BCBSIL Join to Launch Innovative New E-prescribing Model That promotes Self Expansion and Continued Physician Utilization

February 1, 2007

Oakwood Healthcare System physicians prescribe electronically

November 30, 2006

DrFirst Ranked Number One in Electronic Prescription Volume for Twelve Consecutive Months

October 23, 2006

Franklin Community Health Network Chooses DrFirst Rcopia E-Prescribing to Improve Access to Prescription Medications by the Uninsured and Underinsured

October 1, 2006

Physicians Briefs

October 1, 2006

And the Winner Is…Everyone

September 21, 2006


September 14, 2006

United Physicians to Offer DrFirst Rcopia e-Prescribing Solution to its 1,700 Southeast Michigan Members

September 5, 2006

eRx Collaborative Boosts Patient Safety with 8,000 Prescriptions Changed in June

August 30, 2006

E-prescribing initiative under way in Idaho

August 22, 2006

Primary Health Selects DrFirst to Introduce Electronic Prescribing to Physicians in Idaho

July 25, 2006

Automakers, Michigan Health Plans Extend e-Prescribing Initiative Based on Pilot Program Success

July 21, 2006

DrFirst inks deal for e-health services in New England

July 19, 2006

New England Docs to Get E-prescribing

July 19, 2006

New England Quality Care Alliance, Inc. Announces Agreement To Endorse DrFirst Rcopia Electronic Prescribing To Its Physician Network

June 8, 2006

DrFirst and GHI Launch an ePrescribing Adherence Project

May 31, 2006

Others to Watch

April 11, 2006

eRx Collaborative Extends DrFirst E-Prescribing Program to Additional 400 Eligible Physicians

March 3, 2006

Henry Ford Health System Selects DrFirst Rcopia E-Prescribing Solution

March 3, 2006

Henry Ford Health System Expands e-Prescribing Program with DrFirst After Successful Pilot

March 1, 2006

E-prescribing effort revs up

March 1, 2006

e-Rx Takes Off in Massachusetts

February 28, 2006

Highmark eHealth Collaborative Selects DrFirst Rcopia for Participation in $26.5 Million Initiative

February 6, 2006

Putting Meat on the e-Prescribing Bone

February 1, 2006

Hospitals Giving the Gift of Technology

January 17, 2006

DrFirst to Provide Rcopia ePrescribing to Physicians Through the BCBS NC ePrescribeSM Initiative

November 7, 2005

Oakwood Healthcare System Launches E-Prescribing Initiative with DrFirst

November 3, 2005

2005 Healthcare IT Technology of the Year Award

October 31, 2005

DrFirst Chosen by Whatcom County for ePrescribing Initiative in Support of the Foundation for eHealth Initiative Goals

October 28, 2005

Delaware E-Prescription Pilot Program Aims To Reduce Drug Errors

October 10, 2005

CareFirst docs keeping ‘digital assistants’ for another year

October 10, 2005

CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield Extends DrFirst E-Prescribing Program for Eligible Physicians

September 27, 2005

CareFirst/DrFirst Winners of the 2005 – 3rd annual 3G A-List Awards – 9/27/05

September 23, 2005

State of Delaware to Promote Electronic Prescribing

September 15, 2005


July 7, 2005

New White Paper Shows the Hidden Complexities of Electronic Prescribing

June 7, 2005

DrFirst Rcopia Selected for Phase II of “Partners in Technology to Improve Patient Safety” Program

June 7, 2005

MEDecision Announces CollaboraCare Consortium, LLC, to Establish RHIO, Provider Communities, and Health Plan Patient Data Information Systems

May 17, 2005

Health IT Winners Are Familiar Names

May 9, 2005

MCOs Use Financial Incentives, Partnerships To Boost MDs’ E-Prescribing Utilization

April 1, 2005

Electronic Prescribing Gaining Momentum

March 15, 2005

Fallon gets electronic prescription system

March 15, 2005

DrFirst Exclusively Hosts Fallon Community Health Plan Formulary in Massachusetts

March 11, 2005

DrFirst lands deal worth $1M in Michigan

March 9, 2005

Henry Ford launches e-prescribing initiative

February 11, 2005

Firms Want e-Scripts, but Docs Pay

February 10, 2005

Auto Makers Join Forces with Michigan Health Plans and Physicians to Launch Sweeping e-Prescribing Initiative

February 10, 2005

Auto Makers Join Forces With Michigan Health Plans and Physicians to Launch Sweeping E-Prescribing Initiative

February 9, 2005

Henry Ford Health System Selects DrFirst Rcopia E-Prescribing Solution

February 7, 2005

Mirror, Mirror

February 4, 2005

Business Roundup for February 4, 2005

February 1, 2005

E-Script Pilot Releases Findings

January 27, 2005

E-Script Program Gets New Vendor

January 10, 2005

Take one, and stop scribbling on pads of paper

January 9, 2005

DrFirst, Inc. Joins eRx Collaborative

January 8, 2005

CMS Releases Proposed Rule for ePrescribing?

November 9, 2004


October 30, 2004

Mass. Medical Society Teams with DrFirst on E-Prescribing

October 18, 2004

Health Insurers Seen Benefiting From E-Prescribing

October 10, 2004

VantageMed® and DrFirst Announce Distribution Partnership

October 1, 2004

Formulary Standards Key To E-Prescribing Success

October 1, 2004

Formulary Standards Key to E-Prescribing Success [PRINT VERSION]

August 10, 2004

CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield to Provide DrFirst Rcopia Electronic Prescribing Solution to 500 Network Physicians

August 10, 2004


August 10, 2004

500 Doctors to Test Prescribing System

July 2, 2004

Kaiser Permanente of the Mid-Atlantic States Expands Rcopia e-Prescribing Program from DrFirst

May 19, 2004

Sprint and DrFirst to Offer Healthcare Providers Wireless ePrescription Solution

May 19, 2004

DrFirst’s Rcopia Electronic Prescribing Solution Receives Top Honors at TEPR 2004 Conference

February 24, 2004

Massachusetts Medical Society welcomes arrival of the next generation of electronic prescribing

February 10, 2004

DrFirst and PatientKeeper Partner to Deliver Mobile E-Prescribing for Hospitals and Health Systems

February 5, 2004

Atlantic Integrated Health to Provide DrFirst’s Rcopia e-Prescribing Solution to its 4,000 Physician Members in North Carolina

December 19, 2003


November 6, 2003


October 28, 2003


October 28, 2003

Massachusetts Medical Society and DrFirst Announce Agreement To Introduce Electronic Prescribing To Massachusetts Physicians

September 29, 2003

Electronic Rx moves coast to coast

May 5, 2003

DrFirst Rcopia Revolutionizing the Healthcare Industry

April 1, 2003

DrFirst Makes CPOE Affordable Rcopia Engine Available for Licensing on OEM Basis

March 14, 2003

DrFirst to Provide Rcopia, Its e-Prescribing Application, to Kaiser Permanente of the Mid-Atlantic States

February 25, 2003


February 25, 2003

Online Prescription Pilot Aims to Reduce Errors

February 20, 2003


January 1, 2003

The Washington Post

August 12, 2002

NDCHealth Announces Agreement with To Further Electronic Prescribing Initiatives

July 23, 2002

DrFirst Announces the Third Generation E-Prescribing Service – Medication Ordering for Both the Hospital and Physician Office

June 5, 2002, Inc. Announces Prince George’s Hospital Center to Begin Using Rcopia Web and Palm

January 23, 2002

The Suburban Endoscopy Center Subscribes to’s Services

January 23, 2002 Selects First DataBank’s Drug Information for the Rcopia Integrated Web and PDA-Based Electronic Prescription System

January 23, 2002 to Offer Rcopia Network to MedStar Health

January 23, 2002 Secures $2.3 Million of Additional Financing