Opioids

Health IT Now’s Opioid Safety Alliance Response to the State of the Union Address

WASHINGTON, DC (January 30, 2018): Health IT Now’s Opioid Safety Alliance – a working group of prescribers, dispensers, manufacturers, professional societies, and patients advocating for the use of technology to fight illegitimate opioid use, abuse, and addiction – responded tonight to President Trump’s State of the Union address and the Democratic response, offered by Congressman Joe Kennedy (D-MA). 

ADVISORY: HITN Opioid Safety Alliance to Testify Before FDA Tomorrow

WASHINGTON, DC: Health IT Now, a broad-based coalition of patient groups, provider organizations, employers, and payers supporting health information technology to improve patient outcomes, announced today that its Opioid Safety Alliance will provide testimony at tomorrow’smeeting of the Food & Drug Administration’s (FDA) Opioid Policy Steering Committee.

Health IT Now Launches Opioid Safety Alliance to Advance Technology-Enabled Solutions to the Opioid Crisis

WASHINGTON, DC (January 25, 2018): Health IT Now – a broad-based coalition of patient groups, provider organizations, employers, and payers supporting health information technology to improve patient outcomes – announced today the launch of its Opioid Safety Alliance. The first-of-its-kind working group, comprised of Health IT Now (HITN) members and non-members alike, is dedicated to advancing technology-enabled solutions to combat the scourge of opioid misuse.