Health Informatics News

Deadline 28th Feb: Letter to Congress on EHR Usability

The MedStar Health National Center for Human Factors in Healthcare has authored a letter to Congress urging them to ensure safety is prioritized in the EHR Reporting Program that is already mandated by the 21st Century Cures Act. You can read that Act here and search “Sec. 3009A. Electronic Health Record Reporting Program” for the related information.

Complete the form by Feb. 28, 2019 to have your name included on this letter. They're focused on encouraging collective action this month—the 10-year anniversary of the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health (HITECH) Act that prompted the near universal adoption of EHRs—so healthcare providers, patients, policymakers, and EHR vendors can all play our part in helping realize the tremendous potential of EHRs over the next decade.

Link: https://ehrseewhatwemean.org/letter-to-congress/

Videos: https://ehrseewhatwemean.org/videos/

E-mail me when people leave their comments –

You need to be a member of Health Informatics Forum to add comments!

Join Health Informatics Forum

Latest Activity

MarkAlex4856 updated their profile
yesterday
Nuradin Ali is now a member of Health Informatics Forum
Wednesday
Magoba Bridget is now a member of Health Informatics Forum
Tuesday
Great Oyita is now a member of Health Informatics Forum
Sunday
MM Maran is now a member of Health Informatics Forum
Mar 16
Kunle Adesida replied to Kunle Adesida's discussion Implementation of hospital management systems in Nigeria as a tool for better health data collection and statistical analysis.
"You are very correct"
Mar 15
Kary, Trupti Atkari and Preetham Kodimoole joined Health Informatics Forum
Mar 14
BRIAN GRAY, Reena Gangurde and Michael T joined Health Informatics Forum
Mar 14
Michael T updated their profile
Mar 14
Noura Alsalman and Twarita Dhorje joined Health Informatics Forum
Mar 12
Noura Alsalman updated their profile
Mar 12
Noura Alsalman updated their profile
Mar 12
isu jahan commented on isu jahan’s status
"how can I lose my weight, anybody helps me."
Mar 12
Mahe Saleh and jonathan bwalya joined Health Informatics Forum
Mar 12
Dércio Duvane is now a member of Health Informatics Forum
Mar 9
More…