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DrFirst pioneers software solutions and services designed to optimize healthcare provider access to patient information, improve the doctor’s clinical view of the patient at the time of care, and enable more effective, efficient administration and collaboration across a patient’s circle of caregivers
TypePrivate
Founded2000
HQRockville, MD, US
Websitedrfirst.com
Employee Ratings3.1
Overall CultureA+

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Employees (est.) (Sept 2021)456
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

Key People/Management at DrFirst

James F. Chen

James F. Chen

Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, Founder
G. Cameron Deemer

G. Cameron Deemer

President
Irene Froehlich

Irene Froehlich

Chief Communications Officer
David Samuels

David Samuels

Chief Financial Officer
George Pappas

George Pappas

Chief Operating Officer
Richard Cohan

Richard Cohan

President, Provider Solutions
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DrFirst Office Locations

DrFirst has offices in Rockville, Germantown and Mesa
Rockville, MD, US (HQ)
9420 Key W Ave #230
Germantown, MD, US
12410 Milestone Center Dr #250
Mesa, AZ, US
1640 S Stapley Dr #122
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DrFirst Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

2000

DrFirst total Funding

$95.5 m

DrFirst latest funding size

$50 m

Time since last funding

4 months ago

DrFirst investors

DrFirst's latest funding round in May 2021 was reported to be $50 m. In total, DrFirst has raised $95.5 m
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DrFirst Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

92/100

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DrFirst Online and Social Media Presence

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DrFirst Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    A+

    87/100

  • CEO Rating

    B

    73/100

  • Compensation

    A+

    100/100

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DrFirst News and Updates

Outlook on the E-prescribing Global Market to 2026 - Featuring Surescripts, DrFirst and Practice Fusion Among Others

Dublin, May 28, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "E-prescribing Market - Global Outlook and Forecast 2021-2026" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The global e-prescribing market by revenue is expected to grow at a CAGR of over 21% during the period 2020-2026.The spread of the…

DrFirst raises $50M to enhance its telehealth and recordkeeping capabilities

Health technology company DrFirst today announced the company has raised $50 million in equity investment from Sixth Street Growth, the growth investing platform of Sixth Street. This follows a previous $35 million investment from Sixth Street and an additional $50 million from Goldman Sachs Growth…

DrFirst Introduces CareComplete to Connect Payers and Providers with Medical Information in Clinical Workflows

ROCKVILLE, Md., July 21, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- For years, payers and healthcare providers have struggled to exchange patients' up-to-the-minute medical histories and insurance coverage details within electronic health record (EHR) workflows at the point of care. DrFirst, a pioneer in...

DrFirst and GoHipo partner to combat substance abuse relapse via mobile telehealth

Mobile app equipped with social media and telemedicine designed to keep patients in recovery connected with their clinical-care teams and support networks after discharge.

DrFirst Adds Adobe Sign to Backline® Secure Care Collaboration Platform

ROCKVILLE, Md., Sept. 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- DrFirst, the nation's leading provider of e-prescribing, patient medication management, and price transparency solutions, announced today that its Backline secure care collaboration platform is now the first such mobile solution for the...

BestRx and DrFirst Partner to Improve Medication Adherence by Reducing First-Fill Prescription Abandonment up to 20%

ROCKVILLE, Md. – BestRx, a pharmacy management software provider for retail pharmacies, has announced a new partnership with DrFirst, a leading provider of e-prescribing, patient medication management, and price transparency solutions, to improve medication adherence among patients.read more
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DrFirst Blogs

Inaccurate, Incomplete Medication History Data Has Big Costs for Hospitals

In a time of electronic health records, e-prescribing, and cloud-based storage, it’s hard to believe that a patient’s medication history […] The post Inaccurate, Incomplete Medication History Data Has Big Costs for Hospitals appeared first on DrFirst.

Guest Post: Serving Up Complete Medication History Data

Imagine you’re hungry and craving pizza. You go to your favorite Italian restaurant, but instead of serving you a hot, […] The post Guest Post: Serving Up Complete Medication History Data appeared first on DrFirst.

Recruiting Clinical Trial Participants Through Targeted Outreach

Clinical trials play an essential role in the development of new medications, medical devices, and treatment methodologies. Whether researchers are […] The post Recruiting Clinical Trial Participants Through Targeted Outreach appeared first on DrFirst.

EHR and HIT Vendors: The Right Partner Can Help Grow Your Business in a Competitive Market

“You can’t do everything and be very good at it. Focus on what you do really well. Let others help […] The post EHR and HIT Vendors: The Right Partner Can Help Grow Your Business in a Competitive Market appeared first on DrFirst.

Using AI to Clean Up the Dirty Little Secret About Healthcare Interoperability

There’s a dirty little secret about interoperability that healthcare leaders don’t often talk about: Despite decades of digitization and standards, […] The post Using AI to Clean Up the Dirty Little Secret About Healthcare Interoperability appeared first on DrFirst.

Listen: Jim Tate and Cam Deemer Talk Healthcare Interoperability

Interoperability is one of the knottiest challenges in healthcare technology. Recently, Jim Tate, President of EMR Advocate and host of […] The post Listen: Jim Tate and Cam Deemer Talk Healthcare Interoperability appeared first on DrFirst.
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DrFirst Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was DrFirst founded?

    DrFirst was founded in 2000.

  • Who are DrFirst key executives?

    DrFirst's key executives are James F. Chen, G. Cameron Deemer and Irene Froehlich.

  • How many employees does DrFirst have?

    DrFirst has 456 employees.

  • Who are DrFirst competitors?

    Competitors of DrFirst include ScriptPro, symplr and Emergency Service Partners.

  • Where is DrFirst headquarters?

    DrFirst headquarters is located at 9420 Key W Ave #230, Rockville.

  • Where are DrFirst offices?

    DrFirst has offices in Rockville, Germantown and Mesa.

  • How many offices does DrFirst have?

    DrFirst has 3 offices.