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It will take two to three years for the healthcare industry to catch up to other industries such as retail and banking.
The Department of Health and Human Services has made it possible for vendors to certify that their electronic health records hardware and software meet the definition of meaningful use for health information technology. Dr. John Loonsk, former director of interoperability and standards in the Office of the National Coordinator, explains what this means.
Determining the language you'll use to work together is step one, says MHS CIO Chuck Campbell.
Defense Health Information Management System's program manager says e-health records are saving lives and making soldiers safer. The information also is giving commanders more data on soldiers to help stave off health problems.
WFED's Jason Miller reports.
System is precursor for nationwide health IT program.
The Health 2.0 Conference is coming to D.C. for the first time, and one of the conference's co-founders explains that he wants to share best practices with the government in order to help the individual patient.
Former Deputy CIO at VA sees a "confluence of events" pushing uniformity on health IT.
Within the next several weeks, the Department of Health and Human Services is expected to release the newest guidelines regarding the continuing effort to implement electronic health records across the country. Meanwhile, several feds who are in the thick of the 'health IT' fight talked about their work at yesterday's AFFIRM luncheon here in Washington.
Working group chair Ed Meagher says the VA's health IT system is one of the best in the world, but it's also over 30 years old.