TITLE

Canada lags US in adoption of e-prescribing

AUTHOR(S)
Eggertson, Laura
PUB. DATE
April 2009
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;4/28/2009, Vol. 180 Issue 9, pE25
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the use of e-prescribing in Canada. It notes that the adoption of e-prescribing in the country, which is implemented together with the electronic health records system, is progressing despite its slower pace than that in the U.S. Information on e-prescribing, and the plans of the Canadian government in its implementation are also discussed.
ACCESSION #
38217655

 

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