HIMSS, Health Care Experts Respond to Stimulus

Sanchez, Elaine
April 2009
Imaging Economics;Apr2009, Vol. 22 Issue 3, p8
Trade Publication
The article reports on the support of the Health Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) to the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 of the President Barack Obama's administration. It states that the organization is anticipating the benefits from the law such as fulfilling the computerized health records goal and monetary assistance to doctors and hospitals through Medicaid and Medicare program. The organization also sees creation of jobs and annual health care savings.


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