Nursing Home E-Prescribing Waiver

Lisa Volk and Allison Gold in Clinical & Quality

The Commissioner of Health has extended the waiver from electronic prescribing for practitioners issuing prescriptions for patients in Nursing Homes and RHCF’s until November 1, 2020. Please see the attached letter. This letter can also be found here on the Department’s website under “Additional Information.” 


Lisa Volk, RN, B.P.S., LNHA
Director, Clinical & Quality Services
518-462-4800 x15 

Allie Gold, Esq.
Director, Policy & Reimbursement
518-462-4800 x25