TITLE

CASH FOR COMPUTERS

AUTHOR(S)
Commins, John; Molpus, Jim
PUB. DATE
May 2009
SOURCE
HealthLeaders Magazine;May2009, Vol. 12 Issue 5, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on issues related to funds being injected into healthcare information technology (IT) by the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009. It notes that with the amount of funds being put by the government to health IT, hospital leaders must find a way to leap healthcare forward into the Information Age. Bill Roper, chief executive officer (CEO) of the University of North Carolina Health Care System, expresses concerns on the possible impact of such spending on healthcare policy. INSETS: UNCERTAINTY ABOUNDS;MORE FROM MEDICAID, COBRA, DISH.
ACCESSION #
38897517

 

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