• 05-JUN-2009

Extremadura Government in Spain Completes Electronic Prescription Implementation With IBM

IBM, the Extremadura Health Department, and the Official Associations of Pharmacists of Extremadura have fully implemented the e-prescription system throughout the Extremadura region in Spain. A total of 680 chemists and 107 healthcare centers can now dispense and prescribe medicines electronically, saving time for both doctors and patients and avoiding unnecessary visits. Available video includes general views of healthcare centers and related soundbites.