Modernizing Medicine partners with GoodRx to offer real-time drug pricing information — 4 insights

Modernizing Medicine entered into a partnership with GoodRx to incorporate real-time drug pricing information into its specialty-specific EHR, EMA.

What you should know:

1. Physicians will have access to price information for nearly 70,000 pharmacies in real time.

2. The collaboration will allow physicians to better incorporate price when prescribing medication and offer patients a better understanding of their out-of-pocket expenses.

3. Since GoodRx launched in 2011, more than 10 million Americans using it have saved more than $9 billion.

4. Modernizing Medicine Co-founder and Chief Medical and Strategy Officer Michael Sherling, MD, said, "Price transparency and medication affordability are growing concerns within the healthcare industry and we are committed to providing physicians with as many options as possible to help them better serve their patients."

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