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Docs Who E-Prescribe Order More Generics, Study Says
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3/24/2013 | 12:12:39 AM
re: Docs Who E-Prescribe Order More Generics, Study Says
I view this as a good example of healthcare IT helping out patients by allowing providers to see the formularies before ordering the drugs and therefore prescribing lower cost drugs with lower co-pay amounts. While the patients are benefiting, the physicians can also benefit from the incentives offered making this a win-win situation.

Jay Simmons
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