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May 2017

Seattle Children's Integrates Meducation® to Improve Patients’ Understanding of their Medications

May 16, 2017

May 16, 2017 - First Databank (FDB) today announced that Seattle Children's Hospital has integrated the company's Meducation solution, simplified medication instructions in a patient's native language, to ensure that pediatric patients and their family caregivers better understand how to take their medications. Continue Reading

Call for Submissions Open for the 2018 $100,000 Hearst Health Prize in Partnership with the Jefferson College of Population Health

May 02, 2017

Hearst Health and the Jefferson College of Population Health of Thomas Jefferson University, today announced the call for submissions is open for the 2018 Hearst Health Prize, the annual $100,000 award given in recognition of an organization’s or individual’s outstanding achievement in managing or improving health. Continue Reading

April 2017

Charles Lee, MD, First Databank, Named an AARP 50+ Innovation Leader

April 12, 2017

April 12, 2017 - – FDB announced that Charles Lee, MD, senior director, clinical knowledge, was named one of the healthcare industry’s 50+ Innovation Leaders, an AARP initiative administered by MedCity News. Continue Reading

March 2017

Intermountain Healthcare Awarded the 2017 $100,000 Hearst Health Prize in Partnership With The Jefferson College of Population Health

March 28, 2017

March 28, 2017 - Intermountain Healthcare Awarded the 2017 $100,000 Hearst Health Prize in Partnership With The Jefferson College of Population Health Continue Reading

Health First Integrates FDB's Meducation® into Allscripts Sunrise™ EHR

March 23, 2017

March 23, 2017 - FDB announced today that Health First has integrated Meducation into the Allscripts Sunrise EHR across the entire hospital system in Central Florida. This implementation represents the first integration of Meducation with Sunrise, enabling Health First's providers to access Meducation's simplified patient medication instructions from within the clinical workflow. Continue Reading

FDB Acquires Polyglot Systems

March 16, 2017

March 16, 2017 - FDB announced today the acquisition of Polyglot Systems, Inc. Polyglot Systems' award-winning Meducation® product line broadens the company’s portfolio of patient medication instructions for the hospital, ambulatory and pharmacy markets in the U.S. and Canada. Continue Reading