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Subject: Shooting arrows at barn doors?
This just out - however - while this may appear further away when seen in rear view mirror - the below certainly is quotable to help focus on why such things as the digital bag and bizID research the the EPR team are doing are vitally important stones on the path... <snip> Health IT – President Bush has called for the widespread adoption of interoperable Electronic Health Records in ten years. Interoperability through standards will enable us to share electronic patient records, which will improve the quality of health care. Standards are adopted for health IT use by all Federal agencies through the efforts of the multi-agency Consolidated Health Informatics (CHI), a joint venture of HHS, Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and Department of Defense (DOD). Adoption of these standards will increase our ability to share medical data within the health community. </snip> http://drrw.net