Getting Health IT Right Under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act

  Meeting Agenda Introduction 9:00 am Zoë Baird, Markle Foundation   Roadmap 9:15 am Carol Diamond, Markle ...

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 Proposed Certification Programs for Health Information Technology

Comments emphasize that government-sanctioned testing and certification have important roles as well as limitations in achieving the objectives of the public investments in health IT.

"Getting Health IT Right Under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act" Agenda

Meeting Agenda Newseum, Washington, DC 9:00 am – 11:45 am EST Introduction 9:00 am Zoë Baird, Markle ...

The Right General Direction

More than 50 organizations submit public comments to the Department of Health and Human Services regarding interim final standards, implementation specifications, and certification criteria for the health IT Incentives program.

Collaborative Statement on Proposed Regulations on Meaningful Use and Standards for the Electronic Health Record Incentive Program

The Markle Foundation, the Center for American Progress, the Engelberg Center for Health Care Reform at Brookings and three dozen diverse leaders in the health sector send a letter commending federal agencies for their work drafting proposed health IT "meaningful use" regulations and standards.

Comments on the Office of the National Coordinator's Preliminary Definition of 'Meaningful Use'

Markle, the Center for American Progress, Brookings, and others respond to first draft of the 'meaningful use' definition issued by the HIT Policy Subcommittee of the US Department of Health and Human Services.

Response to New Federal Health Data Breach Notification Requirements

Markle, the Center for Democracy and Technology, and others comment on the new federal health data breach notification provisions to be ...

Objective Standards Needed for Evaluating Information Breaches

Markle Connecting for Health and the Center for Democracy and Technology focus on the need for objective standards for judging whether a data breach presents significant risk.

Collaborative Comments on the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services’ Notice of Proposed Rulemaking for the Electronic Health Record Incentive Program

The release of the Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services‘ (CMS) incentive program for ...