Online Health Records for Patients Will Still Require Oversight

by Jan Cottingham  on Monday, Apr. 8, 2013 12:00 am  

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The effort to digitize health care records has been underway for years, but it gained new momentum — and qualified health care providers gained financial incentives — with the 2009 passage by Congress of the Health Information Technology for Economic & Clinical Health Act, known as HITECH.

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