TITLE

Blue Button for All Americans

PUB. DATE
January 2012
SOURCE
PN;Jan2012, Vol. 66 Issue 1, p55
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that RelayHealth won the 50,000 dollars prize for the Blue Button for All Americans contest of the U.S. Department of Veterans.
ACCESSION #
69630366

 

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