TITLE

Local health IT exchanges march on as master plan lags

AUTHOR(S)
Davolt, Steve
PUB. DATE
February 2006
SOURCE
Employee Benefit News;Feb2006, Vol. 20 Issue 2, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article provides information on the status of health information technology (IT) network in the U.S. President George W. Bush has tasked Doctor David Brailer with building the National Health Information Network to establish an electronic medical record for every citizen. Indiana Health Information Exchange could transmit electronic X-ray reports at an average cost of 20 cents. Regional health IT exchanges face challenges in regards to interoperability.
ACCESSION #
19667978

 

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