Blumenthal: Widespread health IT adoption needs government support:

04/30/2009 | Reuters

The government should be more involved and not rely solely on the private sector in promoting the widespread adoption of electronic health records in the U.S., said Dr. David Blumenthal, head of the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology. Blumenthal is in charge of spending the $19 billion fund for programs that would encourage doctors and hospitals to use EHRs.

View Full Article in:

Reuters

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
MGR POST MARKET STUDIES - 14000001LK
Abbott
Santa Ana, CA
Regulatory Analyst
Delta Dental
Alpharetta, GA
Eastern Zone Sales Director
Regenesis Biomedical
White Plains, NY
Senior Financial Analyst - Growing Manager Care Health Org
Fallon Community Health Plan
Worcester, MA
Associate Director, Regulatory Affairs - Promotional Review
Novo Nordisk
Princeton, NJ