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Medicare Upping Payments for Electronic Prescriptions

AP reports:

Beginning Jan. 1, the federal government will boost Medicare's payments to doctors that send prescriptions electronically to a pharmacy rather than writing them out on paper and handing them to the patient.

Read the AP release here.

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