August 04, 2011 | Jeff Rowe | Meaningful Use
What exactly was the purpose of the HITECH Act? More
August 03, 2011 | Jeff Rowe | Meaningful Use
We recently highlighted the debate between policymakers and healthcare providers over how best to provide patients with reports detailing who has accessed their health records. More
August 02, 2011 | Jeff Rowe | Meaningful Use
Given the ongoing debates over the federal budget, advocates for a strong government role in the HIT transition may feel somewhat disheartened. More
August 01, 2011 | Jeff Rowe | Meaningful Use, Cloud Computing
It seem an increasing number of healthcare providers are spending more and more time gazing at, and venturing into, the clouds. More
July 29, 2011 | Jeff Rowe | Meaningful Use
A recent survey from Xerox Corp. shows the general public is still very much in the dark when it comes to EHRs. More
July 28, 2011 | Jeff Rowe | Meaningful Use
When it comes to sustaining proactive initiatives like the programs coming out of the HITECH Act, one of the bigger challenges for policymakers is figuring out how to manage the divide between... More
July 27, 2011 | Jeff Rowe | Meaningful Use
More often than not, regulatory debates between policymakers and industry stakeholders feel like an extended game of “Chicken.” More
July 26, 2011 | Jeff Rowe | Meaningful Use
While the HITECH incentives are intended to move the country toward comprehensive use of EHRs, many HIT proponents have been banking on patient demand for access to their records as the real key to... More
July 22, 2011 | Jeff Rowe | Meaningful Use
Got money worries? Join the club! More
July 21, 2011 | Jeff Rowe | Meaningful Use
It’s easy to defend the HITECH Act based on the potential benefits of new health IT. More
July 20, 2011 | Jeff Rowe | Meaningful Use
There's been no shortage of reports on the fact that smaller providers are making the HIT leap much more slowly than larger ones. More
July 19, 2011 | Jeff Rowe | Meaningful Use
We are a nation awash in price tags. More
July 15, 2011 | Jeff Rowe | Meaningful Use
OK, let's be honest: How many of us still print out emails, at least every once in a while? More
July 14, 2011 | Jeff Rowe | Meaningful Use
Wait! Don’t hit that “Back” button! More
July 13, 2011 | Jeff Rowe | Meaningful Use
The words “digital divide” typically refer to the technological gap between those who have up-to-date IT and those who don’t. More