Originally published: April 24, 2009
Last updated: April 24, 2009 - 3:00pm
The passage of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA), which allocated billions of dollars to flow into health IT initiatives across the country, has ushered forth a new era for health IT. This is an unprecedented moment for healthcare stakeholders and government, at all levels, to invest significant resources toward health IT and health information exchange initiatives. This compendium, "Profiles of Progress 3: State Health IT Initiatives," is a product of NASCIO's Health IT Working Group. It provides a state-by-state "snapshot" of progress that each state has made toward developing and implementing health information exchange and other health IT initiatives. It specifically examines the role of the state CIO in these efforts, and also includes an overview of the implications for health IT since the passage of the ARRA.
- Slicing the meaningful use pie
- Optimizing EHRs through self-service
- Changes, Requirements, and Critical Details: Final Broadband Stimulus Opportunity for BTOP
- Changes, Requirements and Critical Details: Final Broadband Stimulus Opportunity for BIP
- Vendors and Service Firms Critique “Anti-Stimulus” USF/ICC Reforms
- Many Voices, Many Eyes Needed
- Sen Gillibrand calls for spending on rural health IT
- Estimates of ARRA’s Impact in the Third Quarter of 2011
- So How's The ARRA Doing At 6 Months?
- Estimated Impact of ARRA on Employment and Economic Output From October 2010 Through December 2010
- Funding Rules Force Wasteful Government Technology Spending, State CIOs Say
- State-by-State Report on Health IT Projects
- North Carolina Seeks $28 Million in Broadband Stimulus
- $80 Million Available to Support Health IT Workforce
- What Can US Learn From European Health Information Technology Experience?