TITLE

Health IT national strategy still missing

PUB. DATE
June 2008
SOURCE
Healthcare Risk Management;Jun2008 HIPAA, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the necessity of the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to implement an effective health information technology (IT) in the U.S. despite related IT health care activities taken.
ACCESSION #
35200023

 

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