Publication Date: January 2009
Publisher: John and Mary R. Markle Foundation
Author(s): Connecting for Health Steering Group
Research Area: Health; Media, telecommunications, and information
Keywords: Electronic prescribing; Health Information Technology; Quality improvement
Coverage: United States
Connecting for Health Steering Group encourages the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to create electronic prescribing incentives that reward use of information to improve health decision-making and outcomes, rather than reward the mere use of technology.