ALEXANDRIA, Va., Sept. 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Health IT Now! Coalition will host a briefing on Monday, September 17 at noon in room B-339 of the Rayburn House Office Building to highlight the benefits of Health IT and the urgent need for Congress to pass Health IT legislation this session.
Health IT saves lives, ensures better patient care, reduces hospital errors and lowers overall health care costs. The briefing will feature patients, health care providers, consumers and other members of the health care community.
WHO: Health IT Now! Coalition
National Medical Association
National Alliance on Mental Illness
National Retail Federation
Jennifer Queen, patient advocate
WHAT: Briefing on Health IT
Rayburn House Office Building
WHEN: Monday, September 17 at noon
Health IT Now! is a nonprofit coalition based in Alexandria, Va. whose membership includes patients groups, providers and employers. Its primary focus is to promote the rapid deployment of health information technology across America by urging Congress to adopt interoperability legislation.
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