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Press Release Date:  Tuesday, October 12, 2006
Contact: Gwenda Bond or Beth Crace (502) 564-6786

e-Prescribing Grant Applications Sought

Cabinet for Health and Family Services (CHFS) Secretary Mark D. Birdwhistell announced today that CHFS and the Kentucky e-Health Network Board are ready to start accepting applications for a new e-Prescribing grant program.

The program, e-Prescribing Partnerships in Kentucky (ePPIK), will help health care professionals maximize the benefits of e-Prescribing, which is the use of computer technology to record and transmit pharmaceutical records, prescriptions and refill authorizations.

Further details about this press release and information regarding the Kentucky e-Health Network can be found at its Web site.

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Last Updated 4/13/2007