Dr. Amifar: New York State’s I-STOP Mandate
Hear from our Physician Committee Co-Chair Dr. Sam Amifar speak about New York State’s I-STOP mandate (effective On March 27, 2016,) requiring electronic prescribing of ALL prescriptions, including controlled substances, goes into effect.
Samuel Amirfar, MD, is the Chief Medical Information Officer and advisor for The Health Situation Room at the Brooklyn Hospital Center where he supports EHR application configuration, population health analytics, and the Wellness Clinic. Dr. Amirfar has published articles in relation to electronic prescribing, clinical decision support systems, the Hub, clinical quality measures, and HIV modeling. Dr. Amirfar also serves on the SHIN-NY/RHIO advisory panel of the Medical Society of the State of New York.