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technology

the application of scientific principles and know-how in the development and operation of industrial processes, systems and products. See AUTOMATION, NUMERICAL CONTROL, ROBOT, COMPUTER, PRODUCTION LINE, INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY, TECHNOLOGICAL FORECASTING, NEW-PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT.

technology

the application of scientific and technical knowledge in order to improve products and production processes. See TECHNOLOGICAL PROGRESSIVENESS, PRODUCTIVITY.
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These reports show that information technology can change the way we think about preventing fraud and abuse," said National Health Information Technology Coordinator David J.
The Health Information Technology Leadership Panel is made up of executives from companies that purchase a substantial amount of health care for their employees but have little direct involvement in the health care or IT sectors.
CMS Acting Administrator Marilyn Tavenner and National Coordinator for Health Information Technology Farzad Mostashari, M.
Both the report and the new office were created in response to the April 27th Presidential Executive Order 13335 entitled, "Incentives for the Use of Health Information Technology and Establishing the Position of the National Health Information Technology Coordinator.
To support MiHIN's goals, the Legislature created the Michigan Health Information Technology Commission within the Michigan Department of Community Health.
Along with other provisions, the bill would increase Medicare payments to providers that use health information technology.
This Complete EHR is 2011/2012 compliant and has been certified by the Certification Commission for Health Information Technology (CCHIT[R]), an ONC-ATCB, in accordance with the applicable certification criteria for Eligible Providers adopted by the Secretary of Health and Human Services.
David Blumenthal, MD, MPP, has been named National Coordinator for Health Information Technology by President Obama.
1) Health information technology allows for comprehensive management of health information and its secure electronic exchange between providers, public health, payers, and consumers.
com)-- VersaSuite, provider of highly integrated and secure electronic health record (EHR) and practice management solutions, announced today that it was the first company to earn the Women's Health certification offered by the Certification Commission for Health Information Technology (CCHIT[R]).
ScM, as the new national coordinator for health information technology within the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology effective April 8.
Both small physician practices and large health care organizations that quickly adopted health information technology (HIT) are already benefitting, according to Health and Human Services officials reporting in the journal Health Affairs.

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