Combining DUR technology with e-prescribing: collaborative pharmacy practice for safe medication use in Sweden
- At: 2010 FIP Congress in Lisbon (Portugal)
- Type: Poster
- By: CRAIG, Robert (Medco Health Solutions, Franklin Lakes, Nj, United States of America)
- Co-author(s): Lidström, Bodil (Apotekens Service A.B., STOCKHOLM, Sweden)
In 2008, Apoteket A.B., the National Corporation of Swedish Pharmacies, and Medco Health Solutions, a U.S.-based health care company, collaborated to design, develop, and implement a nationwide e-prescription concurrent drug utilization review (DUR) system that integrates prescription history from all pharmacies. The system, called Elektroniskt.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.