INDUSTRY WATCH: January/February 2015
QS/1 has gained certification to
handle electronic transmission of prescription orders, fill confirmations,
resupply requests, and discontinued medications for long-term care
facilities through Prescribers-Connection. According to QS/1’s Michael
Ziegler, many eMAR vendors are choosing PrescribersConnection for these
transmissions using the SCRIPT 10.6 standard.
QS/1 also announced that it has partnered with ANX to protect systems and
networks from data breaches. In addition to helping pharmacies better
secure their networks, ANX also offers coverage up to $100,000 per
location to help cover a PCI forensic audit, card replacement costs, and
fines that result from a data breach.