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noun best technical knowledge, latest scientific knowledge, scientific advancement, state of the art, state of the industry, updated scientific knowledge Generally: application, development, latest products, moddrn science, science
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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 infrastructure.
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 (HIT).

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