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OptimizeRx Names New Board Chair; Founding CEO To Retire

ROCHESTER — OptimizeRx Corp. (OTCQB:OPRX), an aggregator of pharmaceutical-sponsored services in electronic health records, appointed company director Gus D. Halas as chairman of the board, effective June 30. He will succeed retiring chairman and company founder, David Harrell.

As the company’s CEO until February of last year, Harrell created the first technology and network to automate customized copay savings and other patient support directly within doctors’ existing electronic prescribing workflow.

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Altarum Program Hits Goal Of Helping Doctors Use Electronic Records

ANN ARBOR — The Altarum Institute’s program to help doctors more effectively use electronic health records has met the five-year goal it set in 2010.

The Michigan Center for Effective IT Adoption has reached its original grant-funded goal of helping 3,724 eligible professionals to achieve the federal designation of “meaningful use” of EHR technology. This Altarum-led program was initially funded in 2010 by the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology.

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