Florida Medicaid gets HIT boost from federal stimulus

October 2009
State Health Watch;Oct2009, Vol. 16 Issue 10, p5
The article discusses how the Florida Medicaid and health information technology (HIT) benefits from the funding being provided by the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act 2009 (ARRA). The ARRA funding aims to build a national health information network (HIN) for the exchange of electronic health records. The role of Florida's Agency for Health Care Administration in the implementation of various parts of ARRA is also cited.


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