Looking toward, HIMSS12 JoAnn Klinedinst looks at what health information exchanges offer to patients, what different states are doing with HIEs, and how HIMSS can help HIT professionals create building blocks to overcome the remaining obstacles.
Evolvent Technologies, Inc., a leading provider of healthcare information technology services to the Federal Government, has recently won new and continued work in several areas to improve the lives of our nation’s warriors, veterans and their families.
Last week, Don Berwick completed his 17 month tenure as administrator of Medicare and Medicaid. The nation should be grateful that such a visionary was at the helm. The nation should be frustrated that he was never confirmed.
It’s natural to concentrate on the fine details of the Medicare and Medicaid EHR Incentive Programs when considering core functions for current and future EHR systems. But it’s also constructive to look beyond U.S. borders for possible guidance on governmental involvement in healthcare matters.