Fall class 8 - Health Information Technology and Privacy...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–6. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Health Information Technology and Privacy Class #8 Health IT and Healthcare Reform Dave Wanser, Ph.D. [email protected] 512-471-2567
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Challenge What are the key intersections between ARRA and the Health Care Reform Bill, now signed into law? What are the important HIT related themes within the Health Care Reform Law? What will be the long term risks and benefits for the organizational entities created?
Background image of page 2
The main HIT implications of ARRA that influence Health Incentives for adoption Meaningful Use reporting Certification of EHRS Interoperability and move to structured data taxonomies
Background image of page 3

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Why require certification of EHRS? It reduces risk for buyers It is needed to facilitate interoperability It assists in ensuring the privacy of patient health information It provides a measureable benchmark for EHR incentive programs
Background image of page 4
Patient Protection and Accountable Care Act: includes a large number of insurance related provisions that will take effect
Background image of page 5

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Image of page 6
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

This note was uploaded on 10/07/2010 for the course BIO 49593 taught by Professor Wanser during the Fall '10 term at University of Texas.

Page1 / 14

Fall class 8 - Health Information Technology and Privacy...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 6. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online