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RECNH announced that it reached its goal of assisting 1,000 Priority Primary Care Providers (PPCPs) across the state in achieving Meaningful Use of Certified Electronic Health Record Technology (CEHRT).
Under the new law, physicians are now able to employ telehealth under the state's Medicaid program.
The regulatory science priorities serve as a guide for making strategic intramural research funding decisions to ensure that CDRH research is focused on needs that are relevant and critical to medical devices and radiation-emitting products.
In celebration of National Health IT Week, Dr. Rasu Shrestha shares his inspiration to practice medicine, and subsequently, how health IT has enabled his vision to be a healer.
the United States Government Accountability Office publicly released its report to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions of the U.S. Senate, ELECTRONIC HEALTH INFORMATION: HHS Needs to Strengthen Security and Privacy Guidance and Oversight (GAO-16-771). Guidance serves its purpose by helping to lead the way or provide helpful pointers—but it cannot “do” the necessary work to ensure compliance or robust security for healthcare organizations. We, as a healthcare sector must do better by being more proactive about cybersecurity. After all, patient lives (and their data) are very much on the line #HITsecurity
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