ANCHORAGE, Alaska — Beginning this week, Alaska becomes the 50th and final state to allow electronic prescribing, or “e-prescribing.” Physicians and pharmacists are now legally allowed to exchange prescription information electronically. “Community pharmacy is vital to the health care system, and e-prescribing is another step forward for the efficiency and safety of patient care,” said Steven C. Anderson, president and chief executive officer of the National Association of Chain Drug Stores, ...
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