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Summit Explores Bright Future for Genomics & Data-Driven Medicine

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12.11.2014
Summit Explores Bright Future for Genomics & Data-Driven Medicine
Health IT Now and the Center for Data Innovation Convene Stakeholders to Discuss Rapidly Evolving Landscape of Health and Big Data
Washington, D.C.

MEDIA ADVISORY: Data-Driven Medicine in the Age of Genomics Conference

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12.8.

Telemedicine Holds Promise for Veterans with PTSD

By Catherine Pugh, Health IT Now

According to a recent study published in JAMA Psychiatry, using interactive video services to deliver care to rural veterans suffering from PTSD is at least equivalent to in-person care and can actually improve outcomes.

Health IT Now Applauds Senators Bennet and Hatch on Introduction of MEDTECH Act

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12.4.2014
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Health IT Now Applauds Senators Bennet and Hatch on Introduction of MEDTECH Act
Washington, D.C.

December 11th: Data-Driven Medicine in the Age of Genomics

Health IT Now and the Center for Data Innovation are hosting a day-long conference, Data-Driven Medicine in the Age of Genomics.

The conference will occur on Thursday, December 11th with a kick-off reception the evening before on Wednesday, December 10th.

View the full invitation and the complete conference agenda.

Health IT Top Challenge for Fiscal Year 2014, According to HHS

Yesterday, the Department of Health and Human Services Office of the Inspector General (OIG) released a report entitled Fiscal Year 2014 Top Management and Performance Challenges Identified by the Office of the Inspector General. Top among the list of top challenges is the meaningful and secure exchange and use of electronic health information.

AMA-Backed FSMB Interstate Licensure Compact Still Doesn’t Go Far Enough

Last week, the American Medical Association formally announced their support for the Federation of State Medical Boards’ Interstate Licensure Compact for Telemedicine. To borrow the famous quote from baseball great Yogi Berra, we’re feeling a bit like it’s “déjà vu, all over again” here at Health IT Now.

Health IT Now Comments: Health Plan Innovation Initiatives

On November 3, Health IT Now submitted comments in response to the CMS RFI on Health Plan Innovation Initiatives, specifically on the Remote Access Technologies section. The full comment letter can be found here.

Health IT Now Commends ONC, HHS for Step Forward on Interoperability

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10.15.2014
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Health IT Now Commends ONC, HHS for Step Forward on Interoperability
Washington, D.C. – Today, the Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT officially presented their 10-year vision for interoperability.  National Coordinator for Health IT Dr.

Concerned Groups to Congress: Act Now on FDASIA

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10.7.2014
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Concerned Groups to Congress: Act Now on FDASIA
More than 55 patient groups, providers and employers call on Congress to pass legislation that defines an appropriate, risk-based oversight framework for health IT
Washington, D.C.

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