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January 2010
H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;Jan2010, Vol. 84 Issue 1, p40
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The article reports on the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality report, which showed that consumer health informatics applications can enhance health care procedures, like medication adherence, as well as the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services' announcement that 15 communities that the government thinks are in the forefront of electronic health record adoption and health information exchange will vie for the 235 million dollars in federal stimulus fund.


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