At Consumer Health IT Summit, Tom Delbanco, M.D., of Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center talked about the patient safety potential of patient and family participation in reading and creating care team’s notes.

National Health IT Week kicked off with a bang Monday in Washington, D.C., with the third annual Consumer Health IT Summit, which featured enthusiastic speeches by Todd Park, U.S. Chief Technology Officer; Farzad Mostashari, outgoing National Coordinator for Health IT; and Leon Rodriguez, director of the Office for Civil Rights, as well as entrepreneurs and activists working on Blue Button projects.

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Source: ‘OpenNotes Is Not a Project, It’s a Movement’