Enabling HIE While Protecting Privacy: An Overview of State Legislative Approaches
Author: Mertz, Kory
Source: Journal of AHIMA
Publication Date: June 2009
States view health IT as a key component of their efforts to improve healthcare, and in recent years they have made significant efforts to address the challenges to its implementation. From 2007 to 2008, state legislatures introduced more than 380 bills with provisions relating to health IT. O....