Posts Tagged ‘health record

Creating an electronic health records system where health care professionals can access your medical information from anywhere is a priority of our new president. But the cost is high and changing the industry’s attitude will not be easy. read more

The Chicago-based Certification Commission for Healthcare Information Technology (CCHIT) says it will launch a certification program for personal health records (PHRs) in mid-2009 that will emphasize privacy, security and information-sharing capabilities. The Commission has completed its first step in the process — the creation of draft criteria for testing PHRs. Beginning Sept. 29, criteria will […]