Hospitals are adopting health information technology (IT) to enable providers to capture and securely transmit and receive patient care and health data. This information supports clinicians in making more informed decisions at the point of care and increases efficiency by eliminating redundant tests and streamlining administrative processes. Patients also benefit by gaining easier, automated access to their health data.
AHA Statement before Senate Finance Committee on Rural Health Care in America: Challenges and Opportunities
AHA statement before the Senate Finance Committee on "Rural Health Care in America: Challenges and Opportunities."
AHA before House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Health: Identifying Innovative Practices and Technology in Health Care
AHA submit statement before the House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Health.regarding innovative practices and technology in health care.
The CMS April 24 issued its hospital inpatient prospective payment system and long-term care hospital PPS proposed rule for fiscal year (FY) 2019.
This is the second in a series of issue briefs highlighting data from the 2016 AHA Annual Survey Information Technology (IT) Supplement for community hospitals…
This is the first in a series of issue briefs highlighting data from the 2016 AHA Annual Survey Information Technology Supplement for community hospitals…
On February 9, Congress passed and President Trump signed into law the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018, a massive budget bill containing a number of