Today DoseMe is pleased to announce its precision dosing software – DoseMeRx – is now available in Epic’s App Orchard Marketplace.
Epic users can now immediately take advantage of DoseMeRx, powered by SMART® and FHIR® technologies, to gain the benefits of precision dosing – proven to reduce adverse events by up to 75% and decrease hospital stay length by more than six days.
“We’re delighted this means the benefits of DoseMeRx are now readily available to Epic customers. Integration within a clinician’s native environment and workflow is critically important to the widespread expansion and adoption of precision dosing,” said Charles Cornish, CEO of DoseMe.
“This is a huge step for our platform – Epic is one of the largest EHR vendors in hospitals and healthcare systems in the United States. The availability of DoseMeRx in the Epic EHR is helping further DoseMe’s mission of powering the future of precision medicine – of which precision dosing plays a key part,” he said.
Using SMART and FHIR technologies, DoseMeRx runs inside the EHR to automatically extract readily available information such as age, weight, dose administered, renal function and previous response to therapy. Leveraging clinically validated pharmacokinetic drug models, DoseMeRx models how each patient is responding to therapy from as-little-as one assay result, to accurately calculate an individualized dose to reach the desired therapeutic target in just three clicks all within a matter of seconds.
“Prior to DoseMeRx, clinicians had to perform dose adjustments through laborious hand calculations, or navigate complex research based tools. By pairing complex algorithms with a simple, app-based user interface to allow a clinician to safely, quickly and accurately calculate the right dose for each individual, DoseMeRx is revolutionizing dosing utilizing information available at a clinician’s fingertips,” said Robert McLeay, CSO and Founder, DoseMe.
“Precision medicine is no longer out of reach, we can now simply and easily take into account an individual’s variability in genes, environment and lifestyle to accurately calculate the right dose – all from just one blood sample,” he said.
DoseMe’s integration with Epic follows the recent announcement of integration with Cerner Millennium®. Work now continues with the third major EHR provider – Allscripts – to continue expanding DoseMe’s offering throughout the United States and the rest of the world.
DoseMeRx is available in Epic versions 2015 or greater. Interested to learn more about DoseMeRx and Epic? Get in touch.