Feds announce $220M in health IT "Beacon Communities" grants

05/5/2010 | Healthcare IT News · InformationWeek

Vice President Joe Biden and Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius awarded $220 million in grants to 15 "Beacon Communities" that will showcase how health information technology can boost patient care delivery nationwide. "These pioneering communities are going to lead the way in bringing smarter, lower-cost health care to all Americans through use of electronic health records," Biden said.

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