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2011 Annual HIMSS Conference & Exhibition

  Released: 2/7/2011 12:40 PM EST Source: Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) Orange County Convention Center – Orlando, Fla. February 20-24, 2011 Newswise — The 2011 Annual HIMSS Conference & Exhibition is the largest in the information technology … Continue reading

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ONC Boosts EHR Funds for Small and CAH Hospitals to $32M

By Mary Mosquera   Gov’t Health IT  2/9/11   The Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT has increased by $12 million the funds for regional extension centers to help critical access and rural hospitals conquer the hurdles of … Continue reading

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Rural Health IT Is a Priority for HHS

By:  Dr. David Blumenthal Rural America is different from urban and suburban America. Health care providers who serve the approximately 50 million Americans who reside in rural communities face special challenges in their effort to deliver quality care. In the … Continue reading

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