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Advances in mHealth applications and devices developments are happening at a rapid pace, but there’s a growing need for more spectrum to facilitate the best …

www.ncpssm.org – Brenda Sulick, NCPSSM Senior Policy Analyst, Discusses Medicare and the Presidential Campaign on CSpan. Video Rating: 5 / 5

The health IT industry may have a better idea of how health information exchanges can protect patient data after ONC's Health IT Policy Committee approved several recommendations from its Privacy and Security Tiger Team last week. read more

At the monthly meeting of the Health IT Policy Committee, members discussed the CommonWell Health Alliance, the interoperability cooperation between five of the industry’s biggest vendors. Judy Faulkner, CEO of Epic Systems (Verona, Wis.), and a Health IT Policy committee member, questioned the motives of the group during the meeting.

Epic CEO Judy Faulkner said at this week's Health IT Policy Committee meeting that not being invited to be part of the CommonWell Health Alliance prior to its announcement at HIMSS13 last month has caused her to have doubts about its motives. read more

The April 3 Health IT Policy Committee meeting promises to be interesting. The committee will hear presentations from two subgroups of the meaningful use workgroup, one dealing with the potential consolidation of meaningful use measures for Stage 3 and the other with the concept of “deeming” for eligible hospitals. The April 3 Health IT Policy Committee meeting promises to be interesting.

Meaningful Use incentive payments earned by providers now have hit $12.3 billion, according to the ONC's Health IT Policy Committee. read more

The February HIT Standards Committee focused on the Committee workplan for 2013.

Today I testify to the HIT Policy Committee   and review the HIT Standards Committee responses to the HIT Policy Committee Request for Comment .

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