Industry Initiatives Alignment
The healthcare ecosystem is focused on improving:
- Health Equity;
- Data Disparities; and
- Fractured Public Health Infrastructure.
Interoperability continues to be a priority to advance in-workflow capabilities for efficiencies and reduction of pharmacy/provider burdens.
At the same time, there are efforts nationwide to take advantage of innovations that can address gaps in coordination of care and safe, optimum medication therapy including - Value-Based Healthcare, Pharmacists as Providers, Precision Medicine, and Digital Therapeutics.
NCPDP’s strategic plan is focused on leading initiatives to address these challenges through standards-based solutions. Specifically, solutions that enable pharmacists to collaborate in new ways with other healthcare providers to close gaps in care and improve coordination of care. NCPDP strategic initiatives and pharmacy directly impact healthcare access, quality and safety.