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Health IT Now Reacts to ONC Interoperability Report

Health IT Now Reacts to ONC Interoperability Report

Today, the Health IT Now Coalition (HITN) issued a statement in response to the ONC report to Congress on the Challenges and Barriers to Interoperability. Click here to read the statement.

Health IT Now Submits Stage 3 Comments

Health IT Now Submits Stage 3 Comments

On December 15, 2015, Health IT Now submitted a comment letter in response to the Medicare and Medicaid Programs; Electronic Health Record Incentive Program-Stage 3 and Modifications to Meaningful Use in 2015 Through 2017 final rule with comment period. Click here to read the letter.

Health IT Now Endorses Nurse Licensure Compact

On December 14, 2015, Health IT Now sent a letter to the National Council of State Boards of Nursing endorsing the Nurse Licensure Compact. Health IT Now believes that this compact should serve as an example for interstate licensure compacts and specifically support reciprocity principles included in the compact. Click here to read the full endorsement letter.

Health IT Now Cautions Against Delay of Meaningful Use Bill

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Contact: Catherine Pugh
(202) 808-8843
Email: cpugh@horizondc.com
12.7.2015
Health IT Now Cautions Against Delay of Meaningful Use Bill
Nine organizations are urging Congressional leaders to oppose any delay of Meaningful Use Stage 3 that does not also include reforms that make the program work better for doctors, hospitals and patients.

Summit Explores Future of Data and Analytics in Healthcare

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Contact: Catherine Pugh
(202) 808-8843
Email: cpugh@horizondc.com
12.7.

MEDIA ADVISORY: From Meaningful Use to Meaningful Uses Conference

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Catherine Pugh
(202) 808-8853
Email: cpugh@horizondc.com
11.23.

Health IT Now Endorses Veterans E-Health & Telemedicine Support Act of 2015

On November 17, 2015, Health IT Now sent a letter of support to VETS Act cosponsors Senators Ernst (R-IA) and Hirono (D-HI). Health IT Now strongly supports the legislation as we believe it removes artificial barriers to the utilization of telehealth and will allow veterans to access the right care at the right time. To read the full endorsement letter, click here.

Health IT Now Submits Response to CMS Request for Information

On November 17, 2015, Health IT Now submitted comments in response to CMS’ Request for Information Regarding Implementation of the Merit-based Incentive Payment System, Promotion of Alternative Payment Models, and Incentive Payments for Participation in Eligible Alternative Payment Models. To read the comments, click here.

HITN Commends Passing of National Health IT Week Resolution

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
10.8.15
Contact: Katherine Weekley
Email: kweekley@healthitnow.org
Coalition Commends Senators for Passing National Health IT Week Resolution
Resolution recognizes the value of health information technology in transforming and improving the healthcare system
Washington, D.C.

HITN Statement on TRUST IT Act

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
10.7.15
Contact: Katherine Weekley
Email: kweekley@healthitnow.

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