Navigation Links
David Blumenthal and Aneesh Chopra Give Keynote Addresses at AMIA's Conference on Anticipating and Addressing Unintended Consequences of HIT and Policy
Date:9/11/2009

hese systems."

"HIT includes not only the current focus areas of electronic health records (EHRs) and health information exchange (HIE), but also applications and systems that will be used by consumers and other stakeholders such as personal health records (PHRs) and consumer health and chronic disease management tools," stated Nancy M. Lorenzi, PhD, meeting co-chair and Assistant Vice Chancellor for Health Affairs at Vanderbilt University.

"We believe that improving the state of HIT in this country has enormous potential to improve health outcomes and reduce costs. However, we also believe that unintended consequences can and must be anticipated, identified, and addressed in order to maximize the beneficial effects of HIT," commented David W. Bates, MD, MA, AMIA Board Chair.

Participants also considered potential future issues that we might face, especially those due to the convergence of HIT, clinical technologies and devices, and communications capabilities. During plenary sessions and in small discussion groups, they explored successful approaches to anticipating, recognizing/identifying, and addressing potential unintended consequences of HIT as well as potential unintended consequences of HIT policy and legislative efforts. AMIA plans to develop and disseminate materials that synthesize the conference outcomes to help inform policymakers, Congress, and others about the issues related to unintended consequences of HIT design, development, implementation, adoption and use. Recommendations for areas warranting further research and study will also be included. Interim work products and meeting materials are made available on the AMIA web site at: http://www.amia.org/2009healthpolicymeeting.

About AMIA

AMIA is the professional home for biomedical and health
'/>"/>

SOURCE American Medical Informatics Association
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. Allied Worlds David Bell to Present as Keynote Speaker at 2009 Entrepreneurial Insurance Symposium
2. Pro Quarterback David Garrard Aims to Score Big For Crohns Disease During the 2009 Football Season
3. Health Expert Dr. David Friedman Reveals Which Sweeteners Are Best
4. Dr. David Okrongly Appointed CEO of Quanterix Corporation
5. Jackson & Coker Names David Booher Vice President of Emergency Medicine Recruitment
6. Phoenix Cardiovascular Surgeon, David J. Caparrelli, M.D. Becomes Member of the Society for Vascular Surgery
7. Re-Envision Your Look: Dr. David Whiteman Suggests Breast Revision Surgery as Solution for Women Dissatisfied with Prior Procedures
8. Huntsville, Alabama Plastic Surgeon David L. Durst, MD Comments on Silicone Breast Implants after Nearly 3 Years on the Open Market
9. Dr. David Williams Featured on Searchvitaminsupplements.com
10. Cornerstone Therapeutics David Price Named 2009 Chief Financial Officer of the Year by the Triangle Business Journal
11. Coming Clean About The Cleaner - Phoenix Houses Chief Clinical Officer David Deitch on Intervention, and the Recovery Process That Follows
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:8/21/2014)... According to new market research ... Food & Beverage, Personal care & Pharmaceutical) & ... Electronics, Textile) & Geography - Global Trends & ... polylactic acid markets and segments with analyses and ... on their sub-segments, in terms of value and ...
(Date:8/21/2014)... San Luis Obispo, CA (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 ... July/August edition of Current Pedorthics, a bi-monthly publication of the ... the field of pedorthics. , Bunion Bootie ... as an alternative solution for bunion sufferers and their pain. ... be worn in nearly any shoe to eliminate the friction ...
(Date:8/21/2014)... WA (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 While ... Grant, found it hard to stay focused on his ... and mosquitoes. The constant whine, slapping and continual need ... researching innovative methods to stay protected from insects while ... successful career in the Financial Services/Investment Banking Industry, decided ...
(Date:8/21/2014)... 2014 Atlantic Information Services, Inc. (AIS) ... News and The AIS Report on Blue Cross & ... Blue Shield Association or its member companies) — is ... in AIS’s Management Insight Series. Bundled Payment Models: ... two insurers — Horizon Healthcare Services, Inc. and Arkansas ...
(Date:8/21/2014)... 2014 AttorneyOne.com, a recognized authority on ... information from the FDA on Dianeal Low Calcium ... announced on August 15, that two lots of Dianeal ... 5000mL (Ambu-Flex II), by Baxter International Inc., are ... , The reason for the recall is the ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Lactic Acid Market Worth $3,577.5 Million & Polylactic Acid Market Worth $4,840.1 Million by 2019 – New Report 2Health News:Lactic Acid Market Worth $3,577.5 Million & Polylactic Acid Market Worth $4,840.1 Million by 2019 – New Report 3Health News:Recently Featured in Current Pedorthics: Bunion Bootie, the Very Popular Bunion Treatment Splint 2Health News:Recently Featured in Current Pedorthics: Bunion Bootie, the Very Popular Bunion Treatment Splint 3Health News:Financial VP Fights Pesky Bugs with Launch of Biteback Sports Insect Shield® Golf Apparel 2Health News:New AIS Report Highlights Two Case Studies of Bundled Payment Models 2Health News:Dianeal Low Calcium (2.5mEq/L) Peritoneal Dialysis Solution with 2.5% Dextrose 5000mL (Ambu-Flex II) Recalled: AttorneyOne Monitors and Keeps Consumers Informed 2
... humans are genetically more suited to being vegetarians than meat-eaters ... conference by more then 300 leading scientists from New Zealand ... finding a cure for cancer is also under discussion at ... Convener of the conference says the finding that a human ...
... drawer, the time-honored lessons of helping organize one’s clothes learned ... to encode such categories as socks, shirts, or any other ... research from Harvard Medical School (HMS) investigators has identified an ... report in the advanced online Nature that they have identified ...
... Palmerston North high school, 500 will undergo testing this week ... students will be tested in the coming weeks. ... and laboratory tests have now confirmed the boy has tuberculosis. ... and parents revealed exposure to the infecting bacteria. The remaining ...
... skin lightening products are available over the counter but the ... over the counter skin lighteners that contain hydroquinone because studies ... causing. ,Dermatologist, Dr. Mathew Avram, of Massachusetts General Hospital ... here. I think they haven't seen the data to show ...
... that studies that were being conducted towards pest control ... ,Researchers from the University of California, have stated ... been identified by researchers who were initially looking for ... for people suffering from arthritis and other inflammatory diseases. ...
... present in almost every medicine cabinet, may help in easing ... Clinic.// ,Aspirin is known to help in the ... of cancer along with headaches. The researchers say that now ... to have been connected with enlarged prostates. ,It ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Brain's Filing System Uncovered 2Health News:Brain's Filing System Uncovered 3Health News:Pest Control research Leads to Pain Control Discovery 2Health News:Pest Control research Leads to Pain Control Discovery 3
(Date:8/20/2014)... -- Research and Markets  has announced the addition of ... their offering. Global Market Report of Pralmorelin ... and regionally ( Europe , Asia ... Latin America etc.). It captures Pralmorelin market trends, ... on three primary areas; manufacture methods & technology development, market ...
(Date:8/20/2014)... Ariz. , Aug. 20, 2014   ... the  Roche  Group, today announced that its VENTANA ... CE marked in the European Union for routine ... The system, consisting of VENTANA Virtuoso software coupled ... VENTANA iScan HT slide scanner, provides automated digital ...
(Date:8/20/2014)... PHOENIX , Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ ... next-generation sequencing and proteomic diagnostics and biomarker driven ... collaboration with TESARO, Inc.  Paradigm will use its ... from clinical trials to better predict which patients ... may lead to more successful clinical trial outcomes ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Global Market Report of Pralmorelin 2Full digitization of the anatomic pathology lab is here with the VENTANA System for Primary Diagnosis 2Full digitization of the anatomic pathology lab is here with the VENTANA System for Primary Diagnosis 3Paradigm Announces Molecular Profiling Collaboration with TESARO, Inc. 2
... The BiPAP Pro with Bi-Flex bi-level system, ... that the BiPAP Pro takes to change ... Digital Auto-Trak Sensitivity™ which automatically triggers the ... pressures based on the patients breathing rhythm. ...
... Electrophoresis System (PGGE) is designed to ... density lipoproteins (LDL) and high density ... using nondenaturing pore gradient gel electrophoresis. ... short DNA sequencing runs. Temperature control ...
This control is intended for monitoring cell counts in patient cerebrospinal fluid samples, performed manually using a hemocytometer. Spinalscopics is fortified to target levels with purified chemica...
... Suitable for use with Leica ... bilirubinometers (pediatric) and all automated ... including Aeroset, AU Series, Cobas, ... These controls contain purified bilirubin ...
Medicine Products: