Navigation Links
Congressional Leaders Can Look to Indiana for Innovative Approach to Health IT in Economic Stimulus Package
Date:1/28/2009

needed, regardless of the hospital system or location.

IHIE was launched five years ago by Indiana's major healthcare providers, payors, physicians, public health officials, and business and community leaders and builds on Regenstrief's legacy of developing and promoting health information standards and the use of health information technology to improve care.

Of the $20 to $23 billion that has been included in the most recent form of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 for health IT, $2 to $5 billion has been called upon to invest in health information technology architecture to support the nationwide electronic exchange of health information, which includes health information exchange. The Indiana Health Information Exchange provides the country's best working model of such an architecture.

As the country's epicenter of health IT, Indiana is well-positioned to advance other health IT components of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009, including workforce training, research, data programming, aggregation and analytical tools. All these components are necessary for any new national system to succeed.

In Indianapolis, the most health IT wired city in the nation, the local HIE saves $26 per emergency department visit by eliminating duplicate tests and other unnecessary activities. The HIE serves not only the health of individual patients but also establishes a reliable base of quality and actionable information that allows physicians to deliver optimal therapies and alert doctors and their patients to potential drug interactions.

In addition to providing health information in near real-time where and when needed for patient care (to emergency departments, outpatient centers and ambulatory practices), the system provides preventive health and chronic disease management efforts in the state. Through this, IHIE is able to address the issues of i
'/>"/>

SOURCE Indiana Health Information Exchange
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4 5

Related medicine news :

1. TriWest Sponsors Congressional Medal of Honor Convention
2. Statement by Robert Greenstein, Executive Director of the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities, on the New Congressional SCHIP Agreement
3. Injured Soldiers at Walter Reed Hospital to Benefit From Congressional Fundraiser
4. Congressional Black Caucus Foundation and GlaxoSmithKline Announce Supplier Business Initiative Study Results
5. Black AIDS Mobilization Gains Momentum with Congressional Black Caucus Call to Action
6. Congressional Community Pharmacy Coalition To Protect Community Pharmacies and Preserve Patient Access
7. Congressional and Religious Leaders to Urge Over-ride of Presidential SCHIP Veto
8. More than 125 State Leaders - Including Governor, Lt. Governor, and Congressional Delegation - Endorse Campaign to Make Delawares Kids the Healthiest in the Nation
9. AGD Applauds Congressional Support of SCHIP Reauthorization
10. Congressional Support Grows for FDA Regulation of Tobacco: Bill Now Sponsored by 55 Senators, 200 Representatives
11. Capps to Lead Bipartisan Womens Caucus Congressional Delegation to Represent United States at Women Deliver Conference in London
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:4/20/2014)... A single type of cell in the lining ... invasive bladder cancer, according to researchers at the Stanford ... mice, is the first to pinpoint the normal cell ... It,s also the first to show that most bladder ... one cell, and explains why many human bladder cancers ...
(Date:4/18/2014)... published online in The Gerontologist ... is associated with a decrease in anxiety about death ... control over their lives. In particular, listening to gospel ... death and an increase in sense of control. , ... and men, and individuals of both low- and high-socioeconomic ...
(Date:4/18/2014)... one of your worst memories? How did it make ... during a negative personal experience, such as how sad ... to emotional distress, especially when you can,t stop thinking ... up, thinking about the context of the memories, rather ... effective way to alleviate the negative effects of these ...
(Date:4/18/2014)... 18, 2014) ― A new study in the ... in health-related Google searches reveals a recurring pattern that ... , Investigators from San Diego State University, the ... Campaigns, analyzed "healthy" Google searches (searches that included the ... originating in the U.S. from 2005 to 2012. They ...
(Date:4/17/2014)... The presence of chronic inflammation in benign prostate ... cancer, and this association was found even in ... to a study published in Cancer Epidemiology, ... American Association for Cancer Research. , An analysis ... of the placebo arm of the Prostate Cancer ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Stanford scientists identify source of most cases of invasive bladder cancer 2Health News:Stanford scientists identify source of most cases of invasive bladder cancer 3Health News:Stanford scientists identify source of most cases of invasive bladder cancer 4Health News:Stanford scientists identify source of most cases of invasive bladder cancer 5Health News:Religious music brings benefit to seniors' mental health 2Health News:New study suggests a better way to deal with bad memories 2Health News:New study suggests a better way to deal with bad memories 3Health News:New research shows people are thinking about their health early in the week 2Health News:Chronic inflammation may be linked to aggressive prostate cancer 2Health News:Chronic inflammation may be linked to aggressive prostate cancer 3
... efficacy of a malaria drug are being questioned by ... be withdrawn. Manufacturer GlaxoSmithKline markets the anti-malarial drug Malarone ... at preventing the aggressive falciparum strain of malaria, but ... the Consumers’ Association – says the evidence for this ...
... Depression is not the only factor contributing to a heightened ... suggest that suicide is a real risk when people suffer ... link - people with panic disorder often suffer from depression. ... ,However, a new study by doctors at Cleavland State ...
... often handled in a casual “insouciant” manner, with up ... receiving appropriate drugs, researchers say. Around 30,000 people are ... one-third can be expected to continue on long-term medication. ... College London have found that some epilepsy treatment regimes ...
... raise the risk of heart disease through causing inflammation of the ... scene for heart disease. A new study uncovers a link between ... Researchers at the University of Buffalo find that people with gum ... may be that oral bacteria enter the circulation via the gums, ...
... normal blood pressure is essential in the prevention of ... researchers. Dr Jan Staessen and colleagues from Leuven, in ... pharmacological properties of antihypertensive drugs or the reduction of ... hypertensive patients., // ,As part of a ...
... is little benefit in replacing older and cheaper antibiotics ... acute, uncomplicated sinusitis, according to US researchers. Researchers at ... determine whether the symptoms could be treated with older ... expensive (second-line) antibiotics. // ,Dr Jay Piccirillo ...
Cached Medicine News:
(Date:1/15/2014)... , Jan. 15, 2014  Manufacturers, suppliers and ... be able to protect their most important business ... http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130716/CL46586LOGO ) Because of the ... steadfastly remains one of the most litigious industry ...
(Date:1/15/2014)... Jan. 15, 2014 Tegra Medical is very pleased to ... as its new Chief Executive Officer.  Mark was promoted from ... has overseen the company,s four facilities in Massachusetts ... Mr. King joined Tegra Medical in 2012 with 20+ years ...
(Date:1/15/2014)... Inc. (Nasdaq: ECTE ) ("Echo"), a medical ... non-invasive, wireless continuous glucose monitoring system, today announced that ... CEO of Echo Therapeutics, will present at "TEN", Noble ... Mr. Doman will make a corporate presentation to ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Intellectual Property Insurance for Medical-related Products and Services 2Tegra Medical Appoints New Chief Executive Officer 2Tegra Medical Appoints New Chief Executive Officer 3Echo Therapeutics to Present at the Noble Financial Capital Markets' Tenth Annual Equity Conference 2Echo Therapeutics to Present at the Noble Financial Capital Markets' Tenth Annual Equity Conference 3
... 2, 2011 ViroPharma Incorporated (Nasdaq: VPHM ) ... officer of ViroPharma, will present at the Jefferies 2011 Global ... 2011.  The conference is being held in New York City. ... through www.viropharma.com and available for a period of ...
... be presented in a poster at the 2011 Annual Meeting ... in Chicago, Illinois June 3-7 by researchers from The University ... that a laboratory test developed by Biocept, Inc. for the ... Disseminated Tumor Cells (DTCs) can provide potentially valuable information to ...
Cached Medicine Technology:MD Anderson and Biocept Scientists to Present Poster at ASCO on Disseminated Tumor Cells (DTCs) in Bone Marrow and Circulating Tumor Cells (CTCs) in Blood in Early Stage Breast Cancer Patients 2MD Anderson and Biocept Scientists to Present Poster at ASCO on Disseminated Tumor Cells (DTCs) in Bone Marrow and Circulating Tumor Cells (CTCs) in Blood in Early Stage Breast Cancer Patients 3
OHL periosteal elevator, 19 cm, 7-1/2"....
Steinhauser periosteal elevator....
Dolwick-Reich Condyle periosteal elevator, 17.5 cm, 7"....
Molt periosteal elevator #9, 18.5 cm, 7-1/4"....
Medicine Products: