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Health Information Technology

Healthcare leaders across the US and throughout the world agree that investment in healthcare information technology (HIT) can improve coordination of care, increase care quality, reduce overhead costs and guard against treatment and medication errors. Efforts are underway at the state and federal levels to implement a broad array of IT improvements, including Electronic Medical Records (EMR)  and Computerized Physician Order Entry (CPOE).

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MHA's Statement

Widespread use of and access to healthcare IT can improve care delivery across the continuum. Hospitals and other providers in Massachusetts need adequate funding support for infrastructure and technology investments, and to ensure that patients'  electronic personal health information is secure, up-to-date and accurate.

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