The Rising Costs of Prescription Drugs: How Pharmacy APIs Can Improve Transparency

By PokitDok Team,

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Rising prescription drug costs are a key concern for Americans. Here’s how pharmacy APIs can improve transparency and empower patients.

The opinions expressed in this blog are of the authors and not of PokitDok's. The posts on this blog are for information only, and are not intended to substitute for a doctor-patient or other healthcare professional-patient relationship nor do they constitute medical or healthcare advice.


  Tags: API, Health Innovation, Pharmacy

PokitDok Achieves HITRUST CSF Certification to Further Mitigate Risk in Third-Party Privacy, Security and Compliance

By PokitDok Team,


We're proud to announce that the PokitDok Platform, Patient Access solution, and Production Network Environment have officially earned Certified status for information security by the Health Information Trust (HITRUST) Alliance. With the HITRUST CSF Certified Status, PokitDok has indicated that it has met key healthcare regulations and requirements for protecting and securing sensitive private healthcare  … Read more

The opinions expressed in this blog are of the authors and not of PokitDok's. The posts on this blog are for information only, and are not intended to substitute for a doctor-patient or other healthcare professional-patient relationship nor do they constitute medical or healthcare advice.


  Tags: Health Innovation, Security & Compliance

How Machine Learning Can Improve Patient Eligibility Verification

By PokitDok Team,

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The healthcare industry loses $342 billion annually due to deficient healthcare benefit eligibility processes. Here’s how machine learning can help.

The opinions expressed in this blog are of the authors and not of PokitDok's. The posts on this blog are for information only, and are not intended to substitute for a doctor-patient or other healthcare professional-patient relationship nor do they constitute medical or healthcare advice.


  Tags: API, Consumer, Health Innovation

4 Ways Healthcare Improves When Providers Have Better Patient Booking

By PokitDok Team,

people waiting for doctor in hospital lobby

Better patient booking creates value all across the healthcare system: From freeing up providers to do what they do best to giving patients more control.

The opinions expressed in this blog are of the authors and not of PokitDok's. The posts on this blog are for information only, and are not intended to substitute for a doctor-patient or other healthcare professional-patient relationship nor do they constitute medical or healthcare advice.


  Tags: Health Innovation, Providers

How Blockchains Will Solve Healthcare IT's Most Pressing Issues

By PokitDok Team,

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This post explores how blockchains solve some of the most pressing issues of healthcare IT, like patient data security and interoperability.

The opinions expressed in this blog are of the authors and not of PokitDok's. The posts on this blog are for information only, and are not intended to substitute for a doctor-patient or other healthcare professional-patient relationship nor do they constitute medical or healthcare advice.


  Tags: Blockchain

Autonomous Auto-Adjudication 101: Blockchains Are Revolutionizing How Providers Get Paid

By PokitDok Team,

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As autonomous auto-adjudication and smart contracts take over claims processing, healthcare providers will save time and money.

The opinions expressed in this blog are of the authors and not of PokitDok's. The posts on this blog are for information only, and are not intended to substitute for a doctor-patient or other healthcare professional-patient relationship nor do they constitute medical or healthcare advice.


  Tags: Blockchain, Security & Compliance

UPDATE: 5 HEALTHCARE IT TRENDS TO WATCH IN 2017

By PokitDok Team,


You may remember the 2017 healthcare trends report that we published at the end of last year. Now, halfway through 2017, we thought we'd check ourselves and provide a quick update on each trend we predicted for this year. The following are those updates. Peruse the full piece to see the following along with our  … Read more

The opinions expressed in this blog are of the authors and not of PokitDok's. The posts on this blog are for information only, and are not intended to substitute for a doctor-patient or other healthcare professional-patient relationship nor do they constitute medical or healthcare advice.


  Tags: Healthcare predictions

Introducing Our New CEO, Joe Murad

By Lisa Maki,


I am thrilled to announce a new milestone for PokitDok. Effective July 5th Joe Murad joined PokitDok as its CEO and member of its Board of Directors to continue PokitDok's fantastic growth. Over the past few years PokitDok has established a strong position in the healthcare market with its APIs, a platform approach to interoperability,  … Read more

The opinions expressed in this blog are of the authors and not of PokitDok's. The posts on this blog are for information only, and are not intended to substitute for a doctor-patient or other healthcare professional-patient relationship nor do they constitute medical or healthcare advice.


  Tags: News

The Telehealth Revolution: 5 Obstacles Standing in the Way

By PokitDok Team,

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Empowering patients to remotely consult with a healthcare professional can be life-changing. There is though more than enough evidence to prove it. Whether that's connecting underserved mental health patients, giving more people access to dentistry, or simply helping people in rural areas -- where doctors are scarce -- consult with a general practitioner (GP), the  … Read more

The opinions expressed in this blog are of the authors and not of PokitDok's. The posts on this blog are for information only, and are not intended to substitute for a doctor-patient or other healthcare professional-patient relationship nor do they constitute medical or healthcare advice.


  Tags: Telehealth

PokitDok Broadens Commercial Pharmacy Services with Oration Acquisition

By PokitDok Team,


Expands Benefit and Pricing Estimate Services for Prescription Medications across both Commercial and Medicare Part D Insurance Plans Today, at our fifth DokChain Health Alliance meeting, PokitDok announced that it has acquired the pharmacy and software assets of Oration PBC. The acquisition is closed and terms were not disclosed. Benefit coverage, formulary, and drug cost estimates are often locked away  … Read more

The opinions expressed in this blog are of the authors and not of PokitDok's. The posts on this blog are for information only, and are not intended to substitute for a doctor-patient or other healthcare professional-patient relationship nor do they constitute medical or healthcare advice.


  Tags: News, Pharmacy