Employers must tighten the purse strings to push health records

Butler, Kelley M.
May 2008
Employee Benefit News;May2008, Vol. 22 Issue 6, p7
The author emphasizes the need for employers to effectively manage health care information. The author agrees that employers must use their purchasing power to ensure that the federal government speeds up the establishment of a national health information technology (IT) infrastructure. She thinks that the use of IT would help manage health records. Thus, she calls on employers to accelerate the advancement of IT and personal health records.


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