Digital Solutions to Fight Medication Non-adherence: electronic formulary, real-time benefit check and electronic prior authorization

Aug 31, 2017 12:00pm - 1:30pm CDT
Virtual Event

Medication non-adherence remains a huge issue in the US, costing over $300 Billion annually. There are new NCPDP standards based electronic solutions within the e-prescribing workflow that can help combat this issue. This webinar will discuss the benefits of electronic formulary information, real-time benefit check and electronic prior authorization to patients, prescribers, and pharmacists. We will also discuss how each of these solutions fits within the e-prescribing workflow.

Learning Objectives:

  • Review the NCPDP standards and use cases
  • Provide an overview of transactions within the e-prescribing workflow
  • Identify how a patient can benefit through cost transparency, savings, and choice
  • Discuss the current adoption levels of these solutions
  • Explain how e-prescribing stakeholders are working to ensure more clean prescriptions are dispensed at pharmacy


  • Margaux Thomas, Director of Product Innovation, Eligibility & Formulary, Surescripts
  • Luke Forster-Broten, Manager, Product Innovation, Surescripts
  • Richard Klinenberg, Senior Director Wired Healthcare, Express Scripts
  • Monica Stegall, Director, Product Management – Clinical Programs, Express Scripts

Sponsored by Surescripts and NCPDP