Government & Policy
Alberta creates provincewide EHR by making a quilt of existing networks
CIOs are slow to enlist in regional health info organizations pending more progress on local systems, finances.
Coalition forming to provide a health information exchange among providers, payers and consumers.
Accenture, CSC, IBM and Northrop Grumman will develop test architectures for the proposed National Health Information Network.
A DOD official will give details about the Composite Health Care System II's deployment at a press briefing Nov. 21.
State and local officials seek more funds to collect vaccine data
A new board will develop a plan to automate all health care information systems by 2010.
Health IT commission will test its certification process for e-health record software products in December, with actual certification set for March.
The Food and Drug Administration is demanding that manufacturers submit information printed on prescription drug labels in a new electronic format.
Spending on health care information technology will grow about 11 percent a year over the next five years.