New Health IT Resources Released
The Office of the National Coordinator (ONC) for Health Information Technology (IT) has released two new resources to help health care providers implement and use health IT. The Health IT Playbook offers implementation strategies, recommendations, and best practices from a variety of clinical settings. The electronic health record contracting guide offers strategies to help providers compare EHRs and negotiate key terms with EHR vendors.
The Health IT Playbook is found at https://www.healthit.gov/playbook/ and the Contracting Guide is available at https://www.healthit.gov/sites/default/files/EHR_Contracts_Untangled.pdf