NYSPA signed a joint letter to DOH Commissioner Howard A. Zucker and members of the NYS Legislature which requested a one-year delay and also asked that the waiver process include a provision of exigent circumstance in those instances where the physician prescribes fewer than 25 prescriptions per year.

View a copy of the joint letter by clicking here.

In addition, MSSNY has set up a website for physicians and other prescribers to send letters to lawmakers urging postponement of the electronic prescribing mandate.  Click here to send a letter to Governor Cuomo or your local legislator.