Pink Sheet is part of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC’s registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

This copy is for your personal, non-commercial use. For high-quality copies or electronic reprints for distribution to colleagues or customers, please call +44 (0) 20 3377 3183

Printed By

UsernamePublicRestriction
UsernamePublicRestriction

HIT Health Information Exchange Could Be Hampered By State Lines

Executive Summary

SAN FRANCISCO – A key component of health information technology and the meaningful use of electronic health records is the exchange of health information, something that could be hampered if states have varying degrees of privacy and security standards that exceed current HIPAA regulations, HHS' David Blumenthal said at a recent EHR conference.

You may also be interested in...



Payment Reform Is Among The Keys To Unlocking Health IT Potential – RAND Commentary

Adoption of electronic health records continues to rise, but analysis from the RAND Corp. suggests that interoperability and technical issues continue to keep the promise of lower cost and higher quality health care at bay, with a key factor in changing that course being a move to a health care delivery system that favors paying for value rather than quantity.

Health IT The Linchpin To Health Care Reform – Bipartisan Policy Center

Building a strong infrastructure for health information technology will be the key to enabling the advancement of the health care reform agenda, according to a new white paper from the Bipartisan Policy Center.

Health IT The Linchpin To Health Care Reform – Bipartisan Policy Center

Building a strong infrastructure for health information technology will be the key to enabling the advancement of the health care reform agenda, according to a new white paper from the Bipartisan Policy Center.

Topics

UsernamePublicRestriction

Register

OM004634

Ask The Analyst

Ask the Analyst is free for subscribers.  Submit your question and one of our analysts will be in touch.

Your question has been successfully sent to the email address below and we will get back as soon as possible. my@email.address.

All fields are required.

Please make sure all fields are completed.

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please enter a valid e-mail address

Please enter a valid Phone Number

Ask your question to our analysts

Cancel