It is the intent of the general assembly to use health information technology
as a catalyst to achieve a healthier Iowa through the electronic sharing of health information.
The Certification Commission for Health Information Technology
(CCHIT[R]) is an independent, 501(c)3 nonprofit organization with the public mission of accelerating the adoption of robust, interoperable health information technology
ANA began promoting the broad use of health information technology
in the 1990s, designating nursing informatics as a nursing specialty and publishing the first scope and standards of practice documents for that specialty.
Together, the Health Information Technology
(HIT) Policy and Standards Committees are "charged with recommending policies and technologies needed to implement a nationwide health information technology
infrastructure and strategic plan.
Health information technology
offers promise for reducing disparities, according to a recent report.
1 is a Complete EHR, is 2011/2012 compliant and has been certified by the Certification Commission for Health Information Technology
(CCHIT), an ONC-ATCB, in accordance with the applicable certification criteria for Eligible Providers adopted by the Secretary of Health and Human Services.
0, has received full certification by the Certification Commission for Health Information Technology
as a CCHIT Certified[R] 2011 Ambulatory product.
1 million for "grants, contracts and cooperative agreements for the development and advancement of an interoperable national health information technology
RECs were created nationwide under the Health Information Technology
Economic and Clinical Health (HITECH) Act, part of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009.
It is expected to serve a patient population of 13 million individuals, according to Laura Zaremba, Director of the Illinois Office of Health Information Technology
The national health information technology
coordinator is responsible for developing, maintaining, and directing "the implementation of a strategic plan to guide the nationwide implementation of interoperable health information technology
in both the public and private healthcare sectors that will reduce medical errors, improve quality, and produce greater value for healthcare expenditures.
COLUMBUS, Ohio, June 14, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Vorys' fifth and newest blog was launched to provide interesting and pertinent analysis of a variety of issues involving health information technology