Obama Official: Make Health IT Real for People to Speed Adoption

Kaiser Health News

To date, “only four hospitals are enrolled in stage 2 of meaningful use,” an exceptionally small number when considering such a widely discussed topic (Kaiser Health News, 2014).  Karen DeSalvo, MD, the national coordinator for health information technology, knows firsthand the importance and real world benefits health IT has to offer.  This article provides 3 brief summaries of recent articles that link to Meaningful Use and realistically embracing health IT for the publics use.