Accountable Care Organizations as Drivers for Trusted and Valued Information Sharing

Markle collaborators comment on information-sharing aspects of the proposed rule for Accountable Care Organizations.

The Road Ahead for the New Health IT Coordinator

HealthAffairs invites Carol Diamond to comment on the opportunities and challenges awaiting David Blumenthal’s successor at ONC.

The Road Ahead for the New National Coordinator for Health IT

Carol Diamond comments on opportunities, challenges awaiting the new National Coordinator for Health IT.

Large Majorities of Public, Doctors Agree on Information-Sharing Priorities

Majorities of both groups say requirements to protect privacy, improve health care and increase efficiencies are important.

Collaborative Comments on Accountable Care Organizations

Letter urges HHS to strategically align federal programs to support HITECH quality goals and encourage patient engagement.

Meaningful Use Final Rule Must Create Pathway to Progress on Core Health Goals

Leaders at Markle, the Center for American Progress, and the Engelberg Center for Health Care Reform at Brookings call upon the Government to retain core requirements in its final rule for health IT investments.

Collaborative Comments on the HHS Quality Strategy Outline

Letter states clear health priorities and goals are essential for the HHS National Health Care Quality Strategy and Plan.

Timely Report Published

Healthcare leaders at a forum hosted by the Markle Foundation on April 30th discussed the just released 2009 report “Achieving the Health ...

Meaningful Investment of $19 Billion on Health Information Technology

Markle Connecting for Health brings together health and IT leaders with government and policy experts to help define a framework for “meaningful use” and “certified or qualified” electronic health records.

'Aligning Health IT and Health Reform' Speaker Biographies

Speaker Biographies for the Aligning Health IT and Health Reform Forum.