Lawmaker Asks HHS for Update on Health IT Safety OversightReporting Technology’s Impact on Healthcare
Posted Jun 13 2012 12:00am
Yesterday, Rep. Renee Ellmers sent a letter asking HHS whether it is following recommendations from a 2011 Institute of Medicine report that called for the creation of a federal agency to oversee the safety of health IT systems. Ellmers also asked for an update on the development of a system for health IT vendors and users to report health IT-related safety issues. Modern Healthcare.
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