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Tell Congress: More Spectrum = More Innovation = Better Patient Outcomes

When it comes to a patient consult, remote monitoring or a diagnosis, every second counts and the quality of the connection matters.

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Telehealth is growing at a tremendous pace.

Health IT Now’s statement on the Senate HELP Committee hearing on Information blocking

Health IT Now issued the following statement in response to the Senate HELP Committee hearing on Information blocking:
Health IT Now continues to believe that information blocking is one of the main impediments to widespread interoperability.

Health IT Now Releases White Paper on 21st Century Genomic Infrastructure

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7.23.15
Contact: Katherine Weekley
Email: [email protected]
Health IT Now and Center for Data Innovation Release White Paper on 21st Century Genomic Infrastructure
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the Health IT Now Coalition and the Center for Data Innovation released a white paper on genomics.

Health IT Now Commends Re-Introduction of the TELEmedicine for MEDicare Act

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7.16.15
Contact: Katherine Weekley
Email: [email protected]
Health IT Now Commends Re-Introduction of the TELEmedicine for MEDicare Act

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the Health IT Now Coalition commends Congressmen Devin Nunes and Frank Pallone, and Senators Mazie K.

Health IT Now Applauds Passage of 21st Century Cures Act

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7.10.15
Contact: Katherine Weekley
(612) 387-8083
Email: [email protected]
Health IT Now Applauds Passage of 21st Century Cures Act
Washington, D.C. – The Health IT Now Coalition applauds the House for passing the 21st Century Cures Act by a vote of 344-77. The bill will promote the use of data and innovative technology to improve health and lower costs.

July 16 Briefing: Empowering Patients and Providers

Empowering Patients and Providers: Removing Licensure Barriers to Telehealth
Thursday, July 16
The Health IT Now Coalition invites you to join us for a luncheon briefing to discuss telehealth and the need to reform the current state-based licensure system. Lunch will be served. To RSVP please email [email protected]
Location: U.S. Capitol H-137
Date: July 16th
Time: 12:00 P.M. – 1:00 P.

Health IT Now Submits Comment Letter to Senate Finance Committee

Health IT Now submitted a comment letter to Senate Finance Committee with recommendations for the improvement of care that Medicare patients with chronic conditions receive. We believe that health information is a crucial component in coordinating the care, reduced costs and standardized systems required to improve health outcomes.

Health IT Now on the 21st Century Cures Act

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6.23.15
Contact: Katherine Weekley
Email: [email protected]
@HealthITNow

Washington, D.C. – Today, along with 30 organizations, Health IT Now wrote a letter to House Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Fred Upton, Ranking Member Frank Pallone, Congresswoman DeGette, and Congressman Burgess, commending their efforts on the interoperability provisions of H.R.

Health IT Now Calls on Congress to Remove Telehealth Restrictions

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
5.11.15
Contact: Molly Nunez
(612) 387-8083
Email: [email protected]
@HealthITNow
Health IT Now Calls on Congress to Remove Telehealth Restrictions
 Washington, D.C.

Clinical Trials Awareness Week: A Better, Faster, Cheaper System will Equal More Cures

In celebration of annual Clinical Trials Awareness Week this week, patient advocacy organizations, medical societies, and other organizations joined together to raise public awareness about the benefits of clinical trials and with just cause.

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