Post-Election Day: What’s It Mean for Health IT?


Karen Sealander, analyzing the impact of the newly Republican-controlled Senate on health IT, said that if personnel at the responsible government agencies, who “have worked valiantly but in under-staffed program offices — are unable to produce the needed changes, hopefully the new Senate will take the lead in passing legislation making the changes and ensuring that the nation continues to move forward to widespread EHR [electronic health record] adoption and interoperability.” Read the full article