15 Apr Connexin Software Receives Surescripts 2013 White Coat of Quality Award
Connexin Software, Inc., a leading provider of electronic health records software (EHR) for the specialty of pediatric medicine, has been awarded the Surescripts White Coat of Quality Award for 2013 in recognition of its consistent commitment to excellence in the electronic prescribing process. The White Coat of Quality Award is Surescripts’ highest recognition for software providers that uphold strict standards and meet four specific criteria for clinical quality and best practices in e-prescribing.
“We are honored to be bestowed the White Coat award for our company’s ongoing commitment to quality, safety and efficiency with our e-prescribing through Office Practicum,” said Gregory H. Anderson, CEO of Connexin Software. “Pediatricians’ top priority is providing patients and their families with the best care. Eprescribing not only reduces risks associated with medication errors, it enables physicians to perform their job more efficiently and allows them to give patients the information and attention they deserve.”
“Surescripts is proud that our truly collaborative efforts with software technology providers are producing continuous quality improvements in e-prescribing and electronic information exchange. It is an honor to work closely with healthcare software professionals who are committed to implementing our proven e-prescribing best practices and who worked hard to earn the White Coat of Quality distinction,” said Ajit Dhavle, Pharm.D., Director of Clinical Quality of Surescripts.
“The Surescripts White Coat of Quality Award is a rigorous program that ensures e-prescribing excellence,” said G. Cameron Deemer, president of DrFirst. “Connexin’s integration of Rcopia® for e-prescribing functionality is instrumental in applying best practices and helping providers improve patient safety and patient outcomes.”
About Connexin Software, Inc.
Connexin Software, Inc. is the leading provider of electronic medical records and practice management systems for use in pediatric clinical settings. Since 1992, its innovative Office Practicum solution has been delivered to hundreds of medical practices in over 45 states and the Caribbean, ranging from solo providers to hospital-based clinics. The privately held company maintains primary offices in suburban Philadelphia, New York City, and central California. For more information visit Office Practicum.
DrFirst pioneers technology solutions that inform the doctor-patient point of encounter, optimizing provider access to patient information, enhancing the doctor’s clinical view of the patient, and improving care delivery and clinical outcomes. Our growth is driven by a commitment to innovation, security, and reliability across a wide array of services, including Medication Management, Medication Adherence, and Secure Communication and Collaboration. We are proud of our track record of service to more than 300 EMR/EHR/HIS vendors and an extensive network of providers, hospitals and patients. For more information visit www.drfirst.com
About Surescripts’ Quality Program
The Surescripts network supports the most comprehensive ecosystem of healthcare organizations nationwide. Pharmacies, payers, pharmacy benefit managers, physicians, hospitals, health information exchanges and health technology firms rely on Surescripts to more easily and securely share health information. Guided by the principles of neutrality, transparency, physician and patient choice, open standards, collaboration and privacy, Surescripts operates the nation’s largest health information network. By providing information for routine, recurring and emergency care, Surescripts is committed to saving lives, improving efficiency and reducing the cost of health care for all. For more information, go to www.surescripts.com and follow us at twitter.com/surescripts.