August 18, 2011 | Jeff Rowe | Meaningful Use
It's pretty much a given in HIT policy circles that the public needs to know more about the potential benefits of health IT. More
August 16, 2011 | Jeff Rowe | Meaningful Use
You say "po-tay-to," I say "po-tah-to." More
August 12, 2011 | Jeff Rowe | Meaningful Use
How far should government go to make good things happen? More
August 11, 2011 | Jeff Rowe | Meaningful Use
ONC is currently preparing to expand its efforts at educating the public about the advantages of EHRs, but as they develop their outreach program policymakers need to ensure that the information they... More
August 10, 2011 | Jeff Rowe | Meaningful Use
Like it or not, spending the public’s money on the HIT transition is a Catch-22. More
August 09, 2011 | Jeff Rowe | Meaningful Use
So far, it seems reasonable to believe that HITECH is working, but where could things go wrong? More
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