[Dr. Rolle's] ability to apply health IT for comprehensive medication management and navigate the complexities of federal and state health IT policy will be a definite asset to POCP and its clients.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (PRWEB) August 16, 2019
Today, Point-of-Care Partners announced Government Health Policy and Information Technology (IT) Innovator, Tricia Lee (Wilkins) Rolle, PharmD, PhD, has joined the company as a Government Affairs and Health IT Strategist. In this role, Dr. Rolle will work with public and private sectors and industry standards organizations to advance use of health IT for comprehensive medication management.
For the last decade, Dr. Rolle has served as a liaison with top officials of both public and private sectors to support use of health IT for comprehensive medication management and increase community engagement in safe use and adoption of health IT.
“Dr. Rolle’s deep understanding of state and federal health IT policy bridges all POCP stakeholder groups. She has a proven background in advising industry executives, professional associations, IT vendors and state governments. Her ability to apply health IT for comprehensive medication management and navigate the complexities of federal and state health IT policy will be a definite asset to POCP and its clients,” said Tony Schueth, CEO and Managing Partner of Point-of-Care Partners.
A pharmacist dedicated to improving the health care system through the safe use of health information technology, Dr. Rolle has been instrumental in improving U.S. health care medication management through leadership at federal and state levels. Her expertise encompasses pharmacy practice, health IT leadership, quality improvement experience and research expertise.
“Smart use of health IT and effective medication management have been a cornerstone of my work to date. Point-of-Care Partners is an industry leader in these areas and at the leading edge of improving our health care system through health information technology. I’m delighted to be working with such an experienced team whose members are passionate applying technology to improve patient care,” remarked Dr. Rolle.
Before her work with Point-of-Care Partners, Dr. Rolle served as Director of Pharmacy Affairs for the Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy (AMCP) where she developed strategies and initiatives to demonstrate the value of managed care pharmacy services and models of care and was liaison to the Pharmacy Health IT Collaborative. Prior to AMCP, Dr. Rolle was Pharmacy Advisor for the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC). In this multi-faceted role, she identified health policy gaps, barriers and opportunities in the areas of medication management and health IT, made recommendations and directed projects that resulted in regulations certifying the use of health IT to perform key functions that improve medication safety and efficiency in the ePrescribing process.
About Point-of-Care Partners
Point-of-Care Partners is a health IT management consulting firm with in-depth expertise in ePrescribing, eMedication management, health information exchange, population health management and multi-stakeholder initiatives. To learn more about how Point-of-Care Partners can help your company understand the changing health care landscape and implement effective strategies, contact info (at) pocp (dot) com.
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