Make it plain – plain paper printing With the need to cut costs yet maintain excellence several hospitals are now employing cutting edge prescription printing software to do the heavy lifting for their prescription printing.
These innovative solutions combine CMS Tamper Resistant security features with information they receive from the electronic health record (EHR) directly onto plain paper. This vendor-agnostic approach allows for industry-recognized security features to be printed on a broad range of printers.
IOGEAR plans to target the system at students as well as legal and medical professionals.
Instead of carrying laptops to class and meetings, individuals can use regular paper with the electronic pen and receiver, and upload their notes at home.
Chipping away at some of this administrative spend is imperative.
The Cost of Compliance A recent report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), indicated that “drug overdoses killed 63,632 Americans in 2016.As such, when physical prescriptions are needed, hospitals must ensure they adhere to these guidelines.Compliance for many means using costly tamper resistant paper and special printing devices.The Mobile Digital Scribe is available for 0, and comes with IOGEAR´s limited one-year warranty. Apart from any fair dealing for the purpose of private study or research, no part may be reproduced without the written permission.The content is provided for information purposes only.But the pen also contains an infrared sensor, which captures hand movements while writing.The receiver is clipped to the notepad or paper, and receives data from the pen through the pen´s ultrasonic transmitter.Nearly two-thirds of these deaths (66%) involved a prescription or illicit opioid.” A quick scan of the news highlights the gravity of this problem.To stem this epidemic CMS mandates that all computer generated, and hand-written prescriptions have at least one industry recognized security feature in each of three categories.These innovative solutions combine CMS Tamper Resistant security features with information they receive from the electronic health record (EHR) directly onto plain paper.Thus, cutting costs and minimizing risks while retaining security compliance.