Community Health Care

Health IT panel to study EHR use in disasters

HHS Secretary Mike Leavitt asked the American Health Information Community to develop recommendations.

Funding the ties that bind

To link safety-net health clinics, start small, go slowly and stay close to community stakeholders

A success for health info exchange

Health records successfully exchanged among Boston, Indianapolis and a California county in test of protoype national network.

From health care fortress to IT showcase

Illinois' Cook County Hospital, opened in the 1830s as the Poor House, has become one the most advanced health care centers in the world.