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Markle In the News

Markle In the News

Markle In the News includes articles, op-eds, blog commentary, and news items related to Markle's collaborative work.  The items are listed in reverse chronological order (newest first).

How IT Can Help Improve Healthcare

February 17, 2011

Channel Insider looks at some of the recent Markle survey results, which came from polling over 1,500 patients and nearly 800 physicians nationwide.

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Markle Foundation to Help VA Advance E-Health Records

February 16, 2011

During a Federal News Radio interview, Laura Bailyn, Markle’s Senior Director of Health Initiatives, discusses how the foundation is looking to globally advance health care IT.

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Doctors, Patients Agree on How Health IT Funds Should Be Spent

February 14, 2011

AMedsNews.com writer, Pamela Lewis Dolan, shares results from a Markle survey finding that public and physicians agree on how funds allocated to improve health IT should be used.

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Physicians, Public Have Similar Hopes for Health IT

February 7, 2011

The CMIO blog shares results from a recent Markle survey that found a majority of US public and doctors share similar hopes for advancing health IT.

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Markle Names Bailyn a Senior Director

February 4, 2011

Modern Healthcare announces the Markle Foundation’s new senior director of health initiatives, Laura Bailyn.

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Familiar With the Meaningful Use Incentive Program for Health Care Providers?

February 3, 2011

iHealthBeat looks at the low percentage (only 14%) of physicians who are “very familiar” with the meaningful use incentive program, according to a recent Markle survey.

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Docs Differ Widely in PHR Attitudes: Study

February 3, 2011

Maureen McKinney of Modern Healthcare elaborates on the results of a recent Markle survey giving insight on what groups are most accepting of EHRs.

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Survey Shows Encouraging Signs of Patient-Physician Agreement on Health IT

February 2, 2011

EHR Watch blogger, Patty Endrado, shares findings from the Markle Survey of Health in a Networked Life released on January 31, 2011.

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Health Care Is High Among Web Searches

February 1, 2011

Milt Freudenheim of The New York Times writes about findings from recent, independent health IT surveys.

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Data Sharing: Just What More Doctors Ordered

February 1, 2011

Joseph Goedert of Information Management writes about the conclusions from a recent Markle survey regarding health information sharing.

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