Visions: Preizler offers insurer's perspective on healthcare IT
Editor's note: We've heard about the merits of electronic medical records and other healthcare information technology from health providers and vendors, but what do insurer's make of the industry's electronic push? Marty Preizler, president and CEO of Physicians Plus Insurance Corp. , views the...
Visions, Part II: Preizler sees IT leading incremental health system change
Editor's note: This is the second of a two-part interview with Marty Preizler, president and CEO of Physicians Plus Insurance Corp. In Part I , he provided an insurer's view of healthcare IT and patient data exchange.
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... is trying to leverage the Internet to provide information that can help them make good health and healthcare decisions.
For every $100 of premium, preizler
said eight percent goes to administration, and a smaller piece of that is devoted to information technology. That's where we have to make those choice...
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...eate a barrier, but my impression is that for the physicians who practice in the Meriter sphere of hospital care, this has not been an issue for them, preizler
Nationally, the picture is quite different.
A recent survey of members of the College of Healthcare Information Man...