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CBI Announces the Agenda for Their Upcoming Access Federal Stimulus Incentives for Electronic Health Records Conference

... speaker for the inaugural Access Federal stimulus Incentives for Electronic Health Records ... and local strategies to capitalize on federal stimulus incentives and implement sustainable models for ... Health IT Privacy and Security Provisions in the stimulus Legislation -- How to Capture Every ...

Allscripts User Conference Draws 2,700, Sets Attendance Record

... by strong interest in Electronic Health Record stimulus funding provided by the federal government, and ... ) With stimulus payments authorized by the American Recovery and ... interested in finding out more about the federal stimulus funding for electronic health records, but also ...

Patrick Rummerfield Teams with Eric Westacott Foundation and Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation to Help Young Quadriplegic Boy

... donate a state of the art Functional Electrical stimulus (FES) bike and tilt-table donated by Lorraine V ... a state of the art RT300 Functional Electrical stimulus (FES) bike and tilt-table donated by Lorraine V ... Ohio home of an RT300, a Functional Electrical stimulus (FES) bike, and tilt-table, donated by the family ...

Antidepressants aid electroconvulsive therapy in treating severe depression

... , published today. ECT uses an electrical stimulus to the brain to induce seizures. It is prescribed ... Electrodes attached to the head deliver the stimulus and patients are anesthetized and receive muscle ... affecting only the right side to keep the stimulus away from the verbal learning centers in the left ...

InfoLogix and HIA Advise Hospitals How to Obtain Maximum Share of $19B Healthcare Stimulus

... up to claim their fair share of $19 billion in stimulus funding earmarked by the American Recovery and ... 25 at noon ET, titled, " Cutting Through the stimulus Hype: What Hospitals Need to Do Today to Prepare ... system is positioned to capture the maximum ARRA stimulus funding available. Dr. Howe is a former National ...

GE Launches Program to Doctors, Hospitals to Accelerate EMR Adoption; First $100 Million of healthymagination Commitment

... Access to Electronic Medical Records, Commits to stimulus Warranty Electronic Medical Records Can ... and reduce cost, the launch of a new program, stimulus Simplicity, which offers doctors and hospitals an ... the EMRs are certified (a precursor to federal stimulus reimbursement eligibility) and an interest-free ...

Survey Results Show Long-Term Care Providers Wary about Healthcare Reform

... of Established Best Practices and Clarity in the stimulus Bill Cited by Providers as Barriers to Short-Term ... said they expect the government's economic stimulus package to increase use of healthcare information technology, another 52% said the stimulus package will have little or no impact on their ...

Researchers develop light-treatment device to improve sleep quality in the elderly

... principal investigator on the project. "Light stimulus travels through the retina, the light-sensitive ... lifestyle may reduce the amount of light stimulus reaching an older person's retina, therefore ... the circadian system may require a stronger light stimulus due to deteriorating neural processes in the ...

Economic Stimulus Funding Will Help Increase Energy Efficiency of Williamsport Hospital

... "This is an example of how we are putting the stimulus funds to work by implementing advanced energy ... for all Pennsylvanians. "By utilizing stimulus funding, the region's major health care provider ... To learn more about how the federal economic stimulus will benefit communities across Pennsylvania, ...

Perot Systems Announces Special Financing Options for Stimulus Plan Healthcare Technology Upgrades

... other healthcare organizations that are seeking stimulus funding, but elements of the plans are also ... clients of Perot Systems assessing ARRA stimulus payments. The financing options include a mix of ... rates and deferred payment terms. "The stimulus plan can have a far-reaching, positive impact on ...

Mosaica Partners Briefing Paper Identifies Leading Practices for States and Regions to Leverage ARRA Stimulus Funds for HIE

... "Leading Practices: Leveraging the Economic stimulus Package for Health Information Exchange." ... best forward-thinking approaches for leveraging stimulus funds to move the nation toward better-quality, ... considers to be leading approaches for leveraging stimulus funds. These approaches incorporate proactive ...

TeamStaff Reports Second Quarter Results

... turnover and the timing of the receipt of stimulus funds. We are now encouraged by the many opportunities we are starting to see as the stimulus funding are being released to the different ... positions and agencies waiting for the receipt of stimulus funds before committing to certain projects. This ...

Leading Healthcare Technology Companies Launch National Physician Education Program on Stimulus and Electronic Health Records

... "EHR stimulus Alliance" Includes Allscripts, Cisco, Citrix, ... ) The EHR stimulus Alliance(TM) - which includes Allscripts, Cisco, ... ARRA. Alliance members are sponsoring The EHR stimulus Tour (TM), a significant education program with ...

Debtfreeleague.com National Debt Relief Stimulus Plan Fights Recession and Unemployment

... The National Debt Relief stimulus Plan offered by DebtFreeLeague.com is fighting ... rolled out the National Debt Relief stimulus Plan. The incredible debt reduction benefit ... lost. Fortunately, the National Debt Relief stimulus Plan is supporting families that were riddled ...

New Economic Impact Study: Obama Administration Implementation of Bush-Era Medicare Regulation Will Cost U.S. $2.5 Billion in Business Activity, Cut Over 30,000 Jobs

... Sector Undermines Obama Administration's Economic stimulus Objectives, Contrary to Broader Health Reform ... undercut the Obama Administration's economic stimulus and job creation policies, and undermine the ... in fact, cut good health jobs, undermine economic stimulus initiatives, and derail badly-needed delivery ...

MyMedicalRecords, Inc. Stand-Alone Audited Financial Statements for the Period Ending December 31, 2008 to be Filed with the SEC Today, Monday, May 4, 2009

... and pre-dates the Obama Administration's stimulus package, which includes funding of approximately ... office consistent with the criteria in the stimulus package. "We are in an emerging industry and ... MMR Pro and getting our share of the $19 billion stimulus pie." About MMR Information Systems, ...

Americans United for Life Applauds Missouri's Move to Use Stimulus Funds to Help Pregnancy Care Centers

... HB21 to allocate at least $2 million of federal stimulus funds to go to grants for maternity homes and ... is demonstrating one of the creative ways federal stimulus dollars can be used to further the pro-life goal ... states to follow Missouri's lead and use federal stimulus dollars to help support those groups who offer ...

Pelosi: Budget is a Blueprint for the Future

... beginning of this year, this Congress passed a stimulus package to take our country in a new direction. ... blueprint -- this budget -- is a bookend to that stimulus package. It is though, the foundation for how we ... early on in the recovery package, known as the stimulus package -- it's called 'Greener Stimulus.' Signed ...

Zix Corporation Reports Highest Revenue Quarter as Company Announces First Quarter 2009 Financial Results

... by HIPAA under the recently-enacted federal stimulus package. In fact, our recently-announced new ... of healthcare IT in the recently-enacted federal stimulus package, reinforces our belief that e-prescribing ... by HIPAA under the recently-enacted federal stimulus package. In fact, our recently-announced new ...

Consumer Watchdog: U.S. Senate Records Reveal Google Inc. Lobbying Campaign on Personal Medical Records Law Despite Internet Giant's Denials

... records provisions of the federal economic stimulus act, contradicting the Internet giant's earlier ... health records in connection with the economic stimulus ... What else could Google have been seeking ... effort" to ease provisions of the federal stimulus act that would have prevented the sale of ...

China Seeks to Transform Healthcare Sector with Information Technology

... Dynamics Associates Outlines China 's stimulus Plan and Strategy for e-Health Innovation China has announced a $124 billion stimulus package to reform the nation's healthcare sector. ... Beijing's $124 billion (RMB 850 billion) stimulus package will fundamentally upgrade healthcare ...

Brockton Mayor, James E. Harrington Calls Press Conference to Unveil Newly Adopted Auto Emissions Technology Acquired With Federal Stimulus Money

... conference, the mayor announced that federal stimulus money from President Obama's Energy Efficiency ... come up with a way to apply for and use federal stimulus money to green their entire city fleets. ... city governments the opportunity to use federal stimulus money to make an instant environmental impact ...

Speaker Pelosi Visits Florida Health Center

... - Federal stimulus package provides needed economic boost to primary ... which granted more than $10 million in federal stimulus money to fund eight new or expanded community ... our country." The $2.6 million in federal stimulus money granted to South Florida health centers ...

MMR Information Systems, Inc. Announces 250,000 Membership Milestone and Granting of International Patents

... the United States' initiative of awarding stimulus money to healthcare providers who take advantage ... has recently set aside $500 million in healthcare stimulus funds in its 2009 Budget, bringing the country's ... United States, MMR is responding to the Health stimulus Bill of President Obama's Administration by ...

Getting Closer to Controlling Cancer Requires Funding More Laboratories and Commitment Beyond Two Years of New Stimulus, Weiner and Berg Assert in Denver Post Oped

... Weiner and Berg assert, "The federal stimulus legislation signed by President Obama is creating ... are expected to be approved." "In addition, stimulus money provides a useful two-year increase -- and ... meetings" on how to apply for a share of the stimulus money and "maximize the opportunity" this moment ...

Medical EMR Software To Be Subdized In Pres. Obama's Economic Stimulus Plan - Lives Can Be Saved As A Result

... be subsidized in the recently passed Economic stimulus plan. One of the serendipitous benefits of EHR ... software in support of President Obama's Economic stimulus bill signed on February 17, 2009, entitled: The ... How Does This Fit In President Obama's stimulus Plan? The government is giving incentives to ...

Gold's Gym Passes Massive $22 Billion Fitness Stimulus Package

... Gold's Gym has put together its own version of a stimulus package that is sure to generate bi-partisan support. The $22 billion Fitness stimulus package is designed to empower Americans to not ... of the economy as well. The multi-pronged stimulus package focuses on three key areas: giving ...

Deloitte Survey Finds Healthy Consumer Demand For Electronic Health Records, Online Tools and Services

... advantage of the $19 billion allocated in the stimulus package to help jumpstart advances in health ... requirements are fulfilled to qualify for stimulus package grants." Additional findings from ... the administration has pledged $19 billion in the stimulus package, has the potential to achieve ...

Economic Stimulus Law Weakens Americans' Control Over Personal Health Information

... for Health Freedom (IHF) warns that the economic stimulus law (H.R. 1, Public Law No. 111-5) weakens ... their personal health information. "The economic stimulus law plans for every American to use an electronic ... data." "Unfortunately, the economic stimulus law does not guarantee that individuals own and ...

Healthcare CEO Summit Addressing Strategic Implications of Economic Stimulus Package to be Hosted by InfoLogix

... to address the implications of the economic stimulus funding in the American Recovery and Reinvestment ... medical records (EMRs), a cornerstone of the stimulus package, as well as the operational and financial ... focus on EMRs and the corresponding economic stimulus funding, hospitals are facing an overwhelming ...

GlobalMedia Provides Free Grant Writing and Application Assistance to Healthcare Providers and Professionals Seeking Their Share of Billions in Economic Stimulus Dollars

... and construction lead the current economic stimulus rhetoric, it is quickly becoming known that nearly $22 billion in stimulus funds will soon be available to improve health ... community to garner available grants and stimulus dollars. Organizations seeking assistance ...

Former House Democratic Leader Richard A. Gephardt to Join MMR Initiative to Promote Immediate Use of Personal Health Records

... MMR in identifying opportunities to receive stimulus funds to subsidize the cost of getting an ... well in advance of the 19 billion dollars in stimulus funds flowing into the marketplace. Mr. ... Obama's commitment to healthcare reform and the stimulus Bill will change the landscape of healthcare over ...

HIPAA Amendments Contained in President Obama's Stimulus Bill Among New Sessions Added to HCCA's 2009 Compliance Institute

... Act] amendments contained in President Obama's stimulus Bill is one of two "hot topic" new sessions just ... -- "Who needs caffeine when you have the stimulus bill; How the Recent stimulus Plan Impacts Health Care Providers: What Every ...

Secova Reports Healthcare Provisions In The Stimulus Bill

... of the healthcare provisions in the $787 billion stimulus package. In the face of the significant changes ... immediately. Legislative Language to stimulus Health Provisions 1. Provisions for Cobra: ... including the employer’s share. Under the stimulus bill, the federal government would offer premium ...

Microwize to Hold Free Stimulus Package Workshop for Medical Industry

... for healthcare providers, will hold a free stimulus Package Workshop on Wednesday, March 25th at ... will focus on the rollout of the new $19 billion stimulus package and incentive reimbursement meant to ... -- Technology company makes sense of $19 billion stimulus infusion and incentive reimbursement for ...

HIPAA Amendments in Federal Stimulus Bill Explained During Critical Health Care Compliance Association Two-Part Web Conference

... Web Conference, "HIPAA Amendments in Federal stimulus Bill: Part 1 - Learn About Blockbuster Changes to ... Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (the stimulus Bill). "These amendments could mean ... hands-on experts to review the amendments in the stimulus Bill signed into law on February 17, 2009 and how ...

Urban Health Plan Receives $1.3M from Economic Stimulus Package to Increase Health Care Access in Corona, Queens

... $1.3 million in funding from the Economic stimulus Package (the American Recovery and Reinvestment ... Plan said, "We are pleased to receive Economic stimulus Package funding from the federal government. The ... adults in Queens," said Ms. Hernandez. The stimulus package funding will be used to create primary ...

Stimulus Funds Arrive for Doctors, Surgeons & Specialists

... in Macomb County. One objective of the February stimulus bill is to assist small businesses in acquiring ... real estate. Through the availability of stimulus appropriated funds, the processing and ... "I am very excited about the opportunities these stimulus funds will provide for physicians in Macomb ...

Pennsylvanians Encouraged to Take Another Look at COBRA Options

... stimulus Provides Relief on Premiums, Re-enrollment ... health insurance to know that that the federal stimulus package may provide them with relief on premiums ... of things. This element of the recently enacted stimulus bill offers eligible individuals a 65 percent ...

RNC: Tax and Spend Fever

... President Obama Signed The $787 Billion Economic stimulus Package. "The $787 billion stimulus bill that President Barack Obama signed Tuesday ... that involve spending -- in addition to the stimulus package, the plan to stave off foreclosures could ...
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