Read the latest PrescribeITTM news to learn more about developments in Canada's e-prescribing service.
New National Drug Terminology Adds Value to Canadian Digital Health Solutions
March 5, 2020 (Toronto) — A national drug terminology created by Canada Health Infoway (Infoway) and Health Canada is enhancing medication safety and providing value for patients, health care providers and health systems across Canada.
PrescribeIT Launches in Newfoundland and Labrador
January 20, 2020 (Toronto) — Citizens of Newfoundland and Labrador can now benefit from the convenience and safety of e-prescribing with the launch of PrescribeIT® in Bonavista.
PrescribeIT New Features Now Available
January 7, 2020 (Toronto) — New features have been added to PrescribeIT® to enhance the functionality of Canada’s national e-prescribing service for prescribers and pharmacists across the country.
Microquest’s EMR Now Supports PrescribeIT®
PrescribeIT® is a national e-prescribing service developed by Canada Health Infoway (Infoway), which enables prescribers to safely and conveniently transmit a prescription electronically between a prescriber’s electronic medical record (EMR) and the pharmacy management system (PMS) of a patient’s pharmacy of choice.
Infoway Releases Request for Expression of Interest for PrescribeIT® Standalone Solution
September 30, 2019 (Toronto) — To foster innovation, Canada Health Infoway has issued a Request for Expression of Interest (REOI) for a standalone solution to complement the core integrated offering and further expand PrescribeIT® in Canada. Infoway is inviting all interested parties to review the document and participate in the process. The aim of the REOI is to elicit solutions/proposals that will meet our technological, marketing/sales and outreach goals while helping us better understand the capabilities of the broader market.
PrescribeIT® Welcomes Intrahealth as New EMR Vendor
June 5, 2019 (Toronto) — Canada Health Infoway (Infoway) is pleased to announce that it has signed an agreement with Intrahealth Canada Limited (Intrahealth), an electronic medical record (EMR) provider, bringing the total number of PrescribeIT® EMR vendors to 11.
PrescribeIT® Gains Momentum with Growing Canada-Wide Support of National e-Prescribing Service
March 5, 2019 (Toronto) — PrescribeIT® is well on its way to becoming Canada’s national e-prescribing service as more jurisdictions, vendors and retailers have come on board and have committed to making prescribing easier and more convenient for patients and clinicians.
Canada’s National e-Prescription Service Launches in New Brunswick
Saint John is the First Community in Province to use PrescribeIT®
December 11, 2018 (Toronto) — Citizens of New Brunswick are well on their way to experiencing better health outcomes with the recent launch of PrescribeIT®, Canada’s national e-prescribing service, in Saint John.
Celebrating One Year of Electronic Prescriptions with PrescribeIT
September 20, 2018 (Toronto) — One year ago, the first prescription was transmitted from a doctor to a pharmacist through PrescribeITTM, Canada’s national e-prescribing service.
Progress Continues for PrescribeIT
New EMR and PMS vendors on board with Canada’s national e-prescribing service
March 20, 2018 (Toronto) – PrescribeITTM is continuing to make significant progress in Canada with the addition of new electronic medical record (EMR) and pharmacy management system (PMS) vendors agreeing to participate in the roll-out of Canada’s national e-prescribing service.