Below are the details for an upcoming NHIT Event:

EHR Adoption in Underserved Communities: Lessons Learned

Start Date: April 25th, 2012
End Date: April 25th, 2012


Electronic health records (EHRs) are becoming more widely used in clinical practices, including school-based health centers. With any new technology, adopting it into your current practice can be difficult. Please join NASBHC for this FREE webinar on THURSDAY, APRIL 26 from 1:00-2:00 pm ET to hear from a panel on their findings using the MedPlus/OMH vendor donation program in a Houston Latino community.

Content Areas:
  • EHR Adoption National Status Report
  • The importance of a private/ public/ non-profit sector partnership
  • Identifying local stakeholders and community champions
  • Long-term commitment to the process
  • Marcia Thomas-Brown, Chief Operating Officer, National Health IT Collaborative for the Underserved (NHIT)
  • David R. Hunt, MD, FACS, Medical Director, Office of Provider Adoption & Support Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT
  • Luis Belen, President and CEO of Medic Success


Stakeholder Forum