Government & Policy

By Brian 12:00 am November 14, 2005
Alberta creates provincewide EHR by making a quilt of existing networks
By Brian 12:00 am November 14, 2005
CIOs are slow to enlist in regional health info organizations pending more progress on local systems, finances.
By Nancy zz_Ferris 12:00 am November 11, 2005
Coalition forming to provide a health information exchange among providers, payers and consumers.
By Bob Brewin 12:00 am November 10, 2005
Accenture, CSC, IBM and Northrop Grumman will develop test architectures for the proposed National Health Information Network.
By Bob Brewin 12:00 am November 08, 2005
A DOD official will give details about the Composite Health Care System II's deployment at a press briefing Nov. 21.
By Bob Brewin 10:25 am November 07, 2005
State and local officials seek more funds to collect vaccine data
By Dibya Sarkar 12:00 am November 04, 2005
A new board will develop a plan to automate all health care information systems by 2010.
By Nancy zz_Ferris 12:00 am November 04, 2005
Health IT commission will test its certification process for e-health record software products in December, with actual certification set for March.
By Aliya Sternstein 12:00 am November 03, 2005
The Food and Drug Administration is demanding that manufacturers submit information printed on prescription drug labels in a new electronic format.
By Nancy zz_Ferris 12:00 am November 03, 2005
Spending on health care information technology will grow about 11 percent a year over the next five years.