NHIT Events and News http://www.nhitunderserved.org/ Get updates on NHIT news, events, and blogs. "Advancing Health Equity through Precision Medicine Tools" Challenge http://www.nhitunderserved.org/news/article.html?id=a35882cae6f8909cc1ddfcd0969b3bba Tue, 25 Oct 2016 00:00:00 MST A call for all innovators inspired to build digital health tools that connect underserved populations to the Precision Medicine Initiative (PMI). Social Impact Investment Can Transform Healthcare Industry's Challenges http://www.nhitunderserved.org/news/article.html?id=cee86bde2bb5a073744c94d9ad699ce7 Tue, 12 Jul 2016 00:00:00 MST NHIT Collaborative Wall Street Summit focused on reducing disparities in health and healthcare for underserved communities MITRE Welcomes NHIT Collaborative to The CMS Alliance To Modernize Healthcare http://www.nhitunderserved.org/news/article.html?id=603208da8ebfeb6f90cded2319d679e3 Tue, 01 Dec 2015 00:00:00 MST The CMS Alliance to Modernize Healthcare (CAMH), a federally funded research and development center (FFRDC) operated by The MITRE Corporation, has announced a new partnership with The National Health Health Equity, Innovation and Precision Medicine Focus of Second Annual NHIT Collaborative Conference http://www.nhitunderserved.org/news/article.html?id=028f73356a692393e471afde90f43c62 Thu, 08 Oct 2015 00:00:00 MST The NHIT Collaborative for the Underserved brought together diverse stakeholders to capitalize on President's Precision Medicine Initiative to advance health equity and spur innovation Health Equity, Innovation and Precision Medicine Focus of Second Annual NHIT Collaborative Conference http://www.nhitunderserved.org/news/article.html?id=bef67759d107a4968a744e6c73b17082 Wed, 31 Dec 1969 17:00:00 MST The NHIT Collaborative for the Underserved brought together diverse stakeholders to capitalize on President€™s Precision Medicine Initiative to advance health equity and spur innovation NHIT Collaborative Briefs White House http://www.nhitunderserved.org/blogs/blog.html?id=22 Wed, 14 Oct 2015 00:00:00 MST 30 years after the Heckler Report, the NHIT Collaborative brings together public/private and community stakeholders to move the needle on reducing health disparities Wall Street Roundtable http://www.nhitunderserved.org/blogs/blog.html?id=21 Wed, 14 Oct 2015 10:53:15 MST On December 3, 2014, the National Health IT Collaborative for the Underserved (NHIT), in collaboration with the HHS IDEA Lab, convened a meeting in the Financial District of New York City. HIMSS to Host New Connected Health Conference in November http://www.nhitunderserved.org/news/article.html?id=1b66fa216a960cdb4d36627200fe64e0 Wed, 14 Oct 2015 00:00:00 MST Join NHIT Collaborative at the recently launched HIMSS Connected Health Conference, an all-inclusive conference featuring three innovative events �� the mHealth Summit, now in its 7th year, and th Second Annual NHIT Collaborative for the Underserved Conference http://www.nhitunderserved.org/news/article.html?id=652af5366aca04c2f4aac6e40303abcb Tue, 22 Sep 2015 00:00:00 MST Advancing Health Equity through Precision Medicine & Health IT Innovation. NHIT Collaborative Hosts a Panel of Experts and Congressman G.K. Butterfield to Discuss the Intersection between Lifeline Reform and Health IT for Underserved http://www.nhitunderserved.org/news/article.html?id=011f202280776b71db4133a71b9af581 Thu, 10 Sep 2015 00:00:00 MST Only 48% of those making less than $25,000 have broadband service at home. Lifeline must evolve to efficiently and effectively help low-income consumers afford access to essential communications serv Wall Street Roundtable: Technology for the Underserved - Discussing Future Investments http://www.nhitunderserved.org/news/article.html?id=83a94b4448e3510222e43c194752f16f Wed, 17 Dec 2014 00:00:00 MST On December 3, 2014, the National Health IT Collaborative for the Underserved (NHIT Collaborative), in collaboration with the HHS IDEA Lab, convened a meeting in the Financial District of New York Cit NHIT Collaborative Summit Brings Together Thought-Leaders, Encourages Action in Reducing Disparities http://www.nhitunderserved.org/news/article.html?id=5448ed24f20594e5db4448df53ac2854 Wed, 29 Apr 2015 00:00:00 MST NHIT Collaborative convened thought-leaders across the spectrum of private/public and community leaders at its Spring Summit NHIT Collaborative Briefs White House On Impacts Of Health IT In Reducing Disparities http://www.nhitunderserved.org/news/article.html?id=24584ef232cba13fdf370d7e3467b47b Wed, 22 Apr 2015 00:00:00 MST 30 years after the Heckler Report, the NHIT Collaborative brings together public/private and community stakeholders to move the needle on reducing health disparities NHIT Collaborative Announces Innovating for Underserved Business Plan Challenge at Spring Summit http://www.nhitunderserved.org/news/article.html?id=cf896ad074ec853495499c2457c041ef Mon, 27 Apr 2015 00:00:00 MST Innovating for Underserved Business Plan Challenge NHIT Collaborative Announces Innovating for Underserved Business http://www.nhitunderserved.org/blogs/blog.html?id=20 Sat, 01 Aug 2015 06:14:02 MST Innovating for Underserved Business Plan Challenge NHIT Collaborative Congratulates Dr. Karen DeSalvo, Welcomes Lisa Lewis as Acting National Coordinator for HIT http://www.nhitunderserved.org/news/article.html?id=31f2e43adddc396521d45b9adcfc91ed Thu, 30 Oct 2014 00:00:00 MST The NHIT Collaborative is looking forward to working with Dr. DeSalvo in her new role, where she will undoubtedly explore the use health IT as a key lever to controlling and managing outbreaks such as Morehouse School of Medicine Launches the Health Equity Leadership & Exchange Network http://www.nhitunderserved.org/news/article.html?id=d1b95d78d65429b1fe5af4ed8e3f7d4a Tue, 21 Oct 2014 00:00:00 MST The HELEN initiative is excited to bring on the National Health IT Collaborative for the Underserved to help ensure that health policy issues impacting HIT and health disparities are appropriately add Dr. Karen DeSalvo touts collaboration to achieve health IT goals http://www.nhitunderserved.org/news/article.html?id=229f1e5c292ef98513da8fcf0f706da9 Wed, 31 Dec 1969 17:00:00 MST On September 16th, 2014 at the first annual conference for the National Health IT Collaborative for the Underserved (NHIT Collaborative), where she spoke candidly about the challenge of reaching multi Dr. Karen DeSalvo touts collaboration to achieve health IT goals http://www.nhitunderserved.org/news/article.html?id=452750bfeef35d69e1379ec678c8dbbd Tue, 21 Oct 2014 00:00:00 MST On September 16th, 2014 at the first annual conference for the National Health IT Collaborative for the Underserved (NHIT Collaborative), Dr. DeSalvo spoke candidly about the challenge of reaching mu NHIT Collaborative Brings Thought Leaders Together to Improve Health Care Options for Underserved Populations http://www.nhitunderserved.org/news/article.html?id=fe89867c0fda0eab2f3cd4fe7038cea1 Thu, 09 Oct 2014 00:00:00 MST On Tuesday, September 16, 2014 The National Health IT Collaborative for the Underserved (NHIT Collaborative) hosted the first in a series of annual conferences to present cutting-edge strategies that The National REACH Coalition Launches the Health Equity Leadership & Exchange Network http://www.nhitunderserved.org/news/article.html?id=61d77ef5de1cf8aebf4df99dfb37f183 Fri, 26 Sep 2014 00:00:00 MST At the 2014 Congressional Black Caucus Foundation's Spring Health Braintrust, the National REACH Coalition(NRC), in collaboration with Morehouse School of Medicine, and the National Collaborative for The National REACH Coalition Launches the Health Equity Leadership & Exchange Network http://www.nhitunderserved.org/news/article.html?id=3f6e061960762a116f3e3cf8e85c361e Fri, 26 Sep 2014 00:00:00 MST At the 2014 Congressional Black  Caucus Foundation€™s  Spring Health Braintrust, the  National  REACH Coalition(NRC),  in collaboration with Morehouse School of Medicine, and  the National Colla NHIT Collaborative Announces Good News for HIT and Health Disparities http://www.nhitunderserved.org/news/article.html?id=991b7898befbe494b322e5f767d47b51 Tue, 11 Mar 2014 00:00:00 MST Today, the National Health IT Collaborative for the Underserved released a good news report. The report describes exciting opportunities to jump start use of health information technology (HIT) in co Luis Belen Assumes Leadership Role as NHIT Collaborative CEO http://www.nhitunderserved.org/news/article.html?id=0e027ba57ff836f9689bf0058c688d02 Tue, 25 Feb 2014 00:00:00 MST Washington, DC. Today Ruth Perot, Co-Founder of the National Health IT Collaborative for the Underserved (NHIT Collaborative), announced the appointment of Luis Belen, as Chief Executive Officer of th Strategies to HIT for Consumers in Communities of Color: Strategies to http://www.nhitunderserved.org/news/article.html?id=4f219acf94eaa6af1431a49e2a2ea64e Wed, 30 Oct 2013 00:00:00 MST HIT for Consumers in Communities of Color: Strategies to "Leapfrog" Disparities in Access, Adoption and Use Tom Kauley, a founding member of NHIT's National Advisory Council, Unexpected Transition! http://www.nhitunderserved.org/news/article.html?id=26ec7612c46b32d34e623952abde26fb Fri, 20 Sep 2013 00:00:00 MST Tom Kauley, a founding member of NHIT's National Advisory Council, made his unexpected transition in mid-September 2013, leaving a legacy of service and commitment that few can equal. President Barack Obama proclaimed September 11-17, 2013 as National Health Information Technology Week. http://www.nhitunderserved.org/news/article.html?id=6051ed263ace26c6b50363d4907e7874 Mon, 16 Sep 2013 00:00:00 MST President Barack Obama proclaimed September 11-17, 2013 as National Health Information Technology Week. "Safety Net" RECs: Best Practices for Provider Engagement http://www.nhitunderserved.org/news/article.html?id=39fbc30bbfe6693f0701a84f8bbb67ab Fri, 23 Aug 2013 00:00:00 MST This webinar is the second in a series, sponsored by the National Health IT Collaborative for the Underserved (NHIT), that highlights the impact of HIT on the underserved and health disparities. NHIT EHR Adoption in Underserved Communities: Time is of the Essence! http://www.nhitunderserved.org/news/article.html?id=408e1ed23039eaf483e9dd8f1fc4ab7b Sat, 15 Jun 2013 00:00:00 MST This webinar will highlight the impact of HIT on the underserved and health disparities, with a focus on ONC's recent report. (Understanding the Impact of Health IT in Underserved Communities and thos NHIT News Flash - Joyce Hunter's Appointment http://www.nhitunderserved.org/news/article.html?id=d723444888c398a68d3d253f935452e4 Wed, 29 May 2013 00:00:00 MST On June 3, Joyce Hunter, a founding member who has led NHIT�s Rapid Response Team since 2009, became Deputy Chief Information Officer of Policy and Planning at the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Co HHS announces 2013 agenda to bring down costs and improve quality of care through implementation of health information technology http://www.nhitunderserved.org/news/article.html?id=18bbbf2d77c3e89c2a8c11b96b995f0e Wed, 06 Mar 2013 00:00:00 MST Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Acting Administrator Marilyn Tavenner and the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology Farzad Mostashari, M.D., today announced HHS€™ EHR incentive payments top $12 billion http://www.nhitunderserved.org/news/article.html?id=9ad8f0b851515e1aa935040f8f96da70 Mon, 18 Mar 2013 00:00:00 MST With some healthcare providers now into their second year of meaningful use reporting, Medicare and Medicaid electronic health record payments were estimated at $12.3 billion paid to a total of 219,00 Health IT and the Underserved - Presentations http://www.nhitunderserved.org/news/article.html?id=8f9c753d8a2737e8736203eda484c175 Thu, 07 Mar 2013 00:00:00 MST Association of Clinicians for the Underserved organizes Health IT for the Underserved Conference on March 7-8, 2013 @ Poughkeepsie, NY ONC Launches Updated Dashboard To Track Health IT Progress http://www.nhitunderserved.org/news/article.html?id=7e0a9b1cdcc077a9d60b164410846581 Wed, 12 Sep 2012 00:00:00 MST On Tuesday, the National Coordinator for Health IT launched its updated Health IT Dashboard, Health Data Management reports (Goedert, Health Data Management, 9/11). Government Will Not Limit EHR Incentive Pay, Mostashari Says http://www.nhitunderserved.org/news/article.html?id=4cc9d75ed931f806c1779fb2e04bed55 Fri, 14 Sep 2012 00:00:00 MST There is no limit on the amount of Medicare or Medicaid incentive payments that will be distributed to health care providers who meet meaningful use requirements, according to National Coordinator for ONC Challenge Seeks Apps To Help Women Fight, Prevent Cancer http://www.nhitunderserved.org/news/article.html?id=e5c3a8bf4edf6c09fa04888935afce6d Tue, 04 Sep 2012 00:00:00 MST The Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT and HHS' Office of Minority Health recently announced the launch of a contest for a mobile health application to help women fight and prevent cance A SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT FROM THE NATIONAL HEALTH IT COLLABORATIVE FOR THE UNDERSERVED http://www.nhitunderserved.org/news/article.html?id=805048514f0ab5749687942c6ab8157b Mon, 10 Sep 2012 00:00:00 MST The National Health IT Collaborative for the Underserved (NHIT) unveiled its new leadership team today. NHIT also announced the departure of NHIT�s former Chief Operating Officer, Marcia Thomas-Brow Congressional Tri-Caucus Praises HHS App Challenge http://www.nhitunderserved.org/news/article.html?id=470d70ef2ec2073c737d21547b5d9165 Fri, 24 Aug 2012 00:00:00 MST Health IT Initiative Aimed at Reducing Cancer Among Women of Color reflects key provisions of Tri-Caucus Health Equity and Accountability Act EHR Adoption in Underserved Communities: Lessons Learned http://www.nhitunderserved.org/events/event.html?id=16 Wed, 25 Apr 2012 00:00:00 MST 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 d CMS Announces 2011 Electronic Prescribing (eRx) Incentive Program Final Rule http://www.nhitunderserved.org/news/article.html?id=f4c5bee9ca7454d2c93616e37b24fd2c Fri, 30 Sep 2011 00:00:00 MST The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced Changes to the Medicare Electronic Prescribing (eRx) Incentive Program for Calendar Year 2011. ONC plans consumer health IT campaign http://www.nhitunderserved.org/news/article.html?id=c182d9a1b23a569af45baa60a72d563d Wed, 10 Aug 2011 00:00:00 MST WASHINGTON - The Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT will widen its efforts in mid-September to bring consumers into its orbit of tools and outreach with a campaign to get the public more HHS Launches Program to Encourage EHR Adoption in Minority Communities http://www.nhitunderserved.org/news/article.html?id=73fbf0f9955cd7d6db0aa80f9567a586 Wed, 15 Jun 2011 00:00:00 MST The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' (HHS) Office of Minority Health and Quest Diagnostics, based in Madison, N.J., today announced a program through which Quest Diagnostics will donate e Bridging the Digital Divide - Connecting Patients and Providers http://www.nhitunderserved.org/events/event.html?id=15 Wed, 09 Mar 2011 00:00:00 MST NHIT and its partner, National eHealth Collaborative, would like to thank those who participated in the webinar. 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Ut enim ad minim veniam, quis nostrud exercitation ullamco laboris nisi ut NHIT Comments on MU Stage 2 & 3 Clinical Quality M http://www.nhitunderserved.org/blogs/blog.html?id=19 Mon, 03 Jan 2011 00:00:00 MST NHIT Comments to Quality Measures Workgroup on MU Stage 2 and 3 Clinical Quality Measures Concepts NHIT Sept. 30 Congressional Briefing http://www.nhitunderserved.org/events/event.html?id=13 Wed, 29 Sep 2010 23:00:00 MST The National Health IT Collaborative for the Underserved In Collaboration wi NHIT Sept. 30 Congressional Briefing http://www.nhitunderserved.org/news/article.html?id=de7d94991ec7f9044c634b08745d70f4 Tue, 21 Sep 2010 00:00:00 MST The Impact of Federal and State Health IT Investments in Underserved and Communities of Color: Successes, Challenges, Next Steps. RECs Role in Leaving No Community Behind http://www.nhitunderserved.org/blogs/blog.html?id=18 Mon, 06 Sep 2010 23:00:00 MST NHIT's response to an Aug. 11 ONC blog addressing the role of RECs to support providers meaningful adoption of EHRS. The Future of Health Care & the Digital Divide http://www.nhitunderserved.org/blogs/blog.html?id=17 Mon, 30 Aug 2010 23:00:00 MST Guest blog featured on IIA website discussing impact of digital disparities on healthcare. Test Blog http://www.nhitunderserved.org/blogs/blog.html?id=16 Mon, 30 Aug 2010 23:00:00 MST Test Blog Should Patients Read the Doctor's Notes? http://www.nhitunderserved.org/news/article.html?id=85ba68c32f55a541e677ca6ba0ff49e4 Tue, 03 Aug 2010 00:00:00 MST Commentary on patient-doctor relationship, communication, and exchange of health information. CMS Education Series on Meaningful Use http://www.nhitunderserved.org/news/article.html?id=92fdcfd71f519b5e62b9cea6459c478a Tue, 03 Aug 2010 00:00:00 MST The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is preparing a series of national provider calls addressing the specifics of the Medicare and Medicaid EHR incentive programs for hospitals and indiv Audio Training:ONC Certification and Medicare and Medicaid EHR Incentive Programs http://www.nhitunderserved.org/news/article.html?id=939913a7690bd527284557230651ce56 Tue, 20 Jul 2010 00:00:00 MST The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) together with The Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) invite you to join us for an Audio Training on the Final Stakeholder Forum - Health Center Controlled Networks: Helping Communities Reach Meaningful Use http://www.nhitunderserved.org/news/article.html?id=8226948582c7cea626ee724dc08e8651 Tue, 20 Jul 2010 00:00:00 MST An opportunity for all health IT stakeholders, especially those working to help healthcare providers meet the requirements of the new Meaningful Use rule, to learn how Health Center Controlled Network 2nd SHIRE Health IT Resource Teach-In http://www.nhitunderserved.org/news/article.html?id=29c3b1bee60ddf16018ea19103182fa1 Thu, 06 May 2010 00:00:00 MST The conference will inform participants about the opportunities, benefits and challenges of adopting and utilizing electronic health records (EHRs) that comply with meaningful use regulations under co eHealth Initiative's National Forum on Health Information Exchange http://www.nhitunderserved.org/news/article.html?id=b35c53264b9563ffdaa93b5becd54253 Thu, 06 May 2010 00:00:00 MST The eHealth Initiative's National Forum on Health Information Exchange will convene health IT coordinators and health information exchanges from dozens of states to discuss the challenges and strategi Health plan steers extension centers to small practices http://www.nhitunderserved.org/news/article.html?id=af9427d17539ddc34862fa98c75f0f1a Wed, 14 Apr 2010 00:00:00 MST A managed care health insurer wants to help regional health IT extension centers with their support of small physician practices that treat low income and underserved patients. Federal health IT workgroup focuses on patient engagement http://www.nhitunderserved.org/news/article.html?id=e8619461945223afe262465e06729d96 Tue, 06 Apr 2010 00:00:00 MST Patient engagement should be a critical piece of the Federal Health IT Strategic Plan, public comment on a draft framework indicates. Want better health information technology? Ask patients how they want it http://www.nhitunderserved.org/news/article.html?id=7f727d27b5be6d5cb4c427e52b1e34bd Wed, 07 Apr 2010 00:00:00 MST An evaluation in the April Health Affairs suggests how to make the most of this new approach: Routinely ask patients how they like it and what they want. Funding squeeze to force patient-focused healthcare http://www.nhitunderserved.org/news/article.html?id=d0b621c136759f0b0227c0912cb6b1d8 Tue, 06 Apr 2010 00:00:00 MST Pressure from global recession and relentlessly rising costs of chronic disease will force healthcare systems across the world to become more patient-focused, a report on the industry said on Tuesday. Webinar: ONC Initiatives for Health Information Exchange and their Continuing Evolution http://www.nhitunderserved.org/news/article.html?id=fde74afd9b86fe14d484a25f098f082c Mon, 05 Apr 2010 00:00:00 MST Webinar on ONC's efforts to create a comprehensive infrastructure for secure health information exchange. HHS Awards $144 Million in Recovery Act Funds http://www.nhitunderserved.org/news/article.html?id=a0026f73724c3f60a8b91f53be51d295 Fri, 02 Apr 2010 00:00:00 MST Academia and the Research Community will support health providers by delivering more than 50,000 new health IT professionals to the workforce and addressing current and future barriers to achieving me Pathways to Improving Care: Meeting Meaningful Use in a Meaningful Way http://www.nhitunderserved.org/news/article.html?id=918c492e35cc1acda3513dab49ff0894 Wed, 31 Mar 2010 00:00:00 MST Please join the National eHealth Collaborative Board of Directors as it hosts a series of interactive discussions with experts and stakeholders on important and timely issues in health information tec GWU Releases Whitepaper on Consumer Consent Options for Electronic Health Information Exchange http://www.nhitunderserved.org/news/article.html?id=a3e77525009e9aa3274ab07a4ef4c359 Wed, 24 Mar 2010 00:00:00 MST Consumer Consent Options for Electronic Health Information Exchange Who's Cashing In on Health-Care Reform? http://www.nhitunderserved.org/news/article.html?id=b0790ad5a48836a32439144d4756462d Tue, 23 Mar 2010 00:00:00 MST The new Healthcare Reform law puts an even greater emphasis on electronic medical records and payment systems. Electronic health records a strong priority for US government http://www.nhitunderserved.org/news/article.html?id=0f62832219f3700b1f5ed7e6b4691b89 Tue, 23 Mar 2010 00:00:00 MST Two years after Barack Obama's presidential campaign pledge to vastly increase usage of electronic health records (EHRs), the White House is following through. Ingenix, AMA work together to help physicians use health IT systems to enhance patient care http://www.nhitunderserved.org/news/article.html?id=317fef4ce3d3df55fcc79cb2431a64ba Fri, 19 Mar 2010 00:00:00 MST Ingenix and the American Medical Association (AMA) are working together to help physicians use health IT systems to enhance patient care, simplify administration and improve clinical efficiency. Finding a Cure for the Health Care Workforce Shortage http://www.nhitunderserved.org/news/article.html?id=70070932c33ad89b385c7f9dbdde80cf Thu, 18 Mar 2010 00:00:00 MST Article on healthcare workforce shortage in US. Broadband Access Needed For African Americans Advancement http://www.nhitunderserved.org/news/article.html?id=3e4007ee1348bf4a9e91828bb5b8efeb Thu, 18 Mar 2010 00:00:00 MST Wireless broadband is transforming education, health care, energy conservation, social services, civic involvement and entertainment; and bring abundant benefits to consumers and businesses alike. Joint Center Releases National Minority Broadband Adoption Study http://www.nhitunderserved.org/news/article.html?id=6c129b9aff7cfcfb498c4762554fd9a5 Tue, 16 Mar 2010 00:00:00 MST A study to understand national minority broadband adoption trends, and examine broadband adoption and use between and within minority groups. At Bronx clinic, the eyes are windows to medical records http://www.nhitunderserved.org/news/article.html?id=10a09ea1cfd0315e622503185d56b104 Mon, 15 Mar 2010 00:00:00 MST Using iris identification to match patients to their medical records in underserved and uninsured communities. Charting a Course for Health Care Quality Improvement: Data-Driven Strategies for Eliminating Health Disparities http://www.nhitunderserved.org/news/article.html?id=04de3bfcb5381c3079f22992110483df Mon, 15 Mar 2010 00:00:00 MST The Engelberg Center for Health Care Reform at Brookings will host a national conference, "Charting a Course for Health Care Quality Improvement: Data-Driven Strategies for Eliminating Health Disparit Cell phones latest tool to beat HIV-AIDS in Africa http://www.nhitunderserved.org/news/article.html?id=afaa1b18a53db6ae61feb1aad5d98304 Mon, 08 Mar 2010 00:00:00 MST Mobile phones may be a key weapon in the war against HIV and AIDS in Africa Stimulus To Push Electronic Health Records Could Widen 'Digital Divide' http://www.nhitunderserved.org/news/article.html?id=73f5a14cef92a06663ef51456a6137cd Mon, 08 Mar 2010 00:00:00 MST A year after Congress agreed to spend billions of dollars to encourage a national switch to electronic health records, many doctors and hospitals have grown skeptical of the pace and details of the pl Blumenthal: ONC Shifting From HIT Policy to Implementation http://www.nhitunderserved.org/news/article.html?id=e9beef7ebc6d9c2592a6037c998a1649 Mon, 08 Mar 2010 00:00:00 MST Comments from Dr. Blumenthal (ONC) on the issue of HIT implementation. A Public Private Partnership for a Healthier America http://www.nhitunderserved.org/events/event.html?id=11 Thu, 12 Jun 2008 00:00:00 MST The first meeting of the National Health IT Collaborative for the Underserved, which aims to ensure that underserved populations are included as health information technologies (Health IT) are develop Webinar: Addressing Disparities through HIT: Current Efforts and a Look towards the Future http://www.nhitunderserved.org/news/article.html?id=647f3757f49a7bc9ed184a26a23d8f8d Wed, 03 Mar 2010 00:00:00 MST The Disparities Solutions Center Web Seminar Series Addressing Disparities through HIT: Current Efforts and a Look towards the Future Webinar: Addressing Disparities through HIT: Current Efforts and a Look towards the Future http://www.nhitunderserved.org/news/article.html?id=5b2c5f6cd0a01f5f673d4fc8724e295f Wed, 03 Mar 2010 00:00:00 MST The Disparities Solutions Center Web Seminar Series Addressing Disparities through HIT: Current Efforts and a Look towards the Future National Health IT Collaborative for the Underserved Launches New Website to Fill the Void in Growing Health IT Industry http://www.nhitunderserved.org/news/article.html?id=2ccc4c0939ceb5da2013972795ddd4f2 Tue, 02 Mar 2010 00:00:00 MST Today the National Health IT Collaborative for the Underserved (NHIT) launches their new website. Seven New Broadband Ambassadors Join Internet Innovation Alliance Program http://www.nhitunderserved.org/news/article.html?id=2bf18703891258207c00e2538139f5b5 Mon, 01 Mar 2010 00:00:00 MST Press Release announcing NHIT as new Internet Innovation Alliance (IIA) Ambassadors Telemedicine brings specialty care to medically underserved http://www.nhitunderserved.org/news/article.html?id=9a73b74d694b855d03b1ce481f836ff5 Fri, 26 Feb 2010 00:00:00 MST Medicaid patients in the Alabama's more remote locations will have a new option for receiving specialty care close to home due to new telemedicine service. http://www.nhitunderserved.org/events/event.html?id= Wed, 31 Dec 1969 17:00:00 MST U.S. Chief Technology Officer Introduces Mobile Health Partnership for Underserved Women http://www.nhitunderserved.org/news/article.html?id=b429710bf79d13088c12f3427186d139 Tue, 16 Feb 2010 00:00:00 MST A mobile health public-private partnership designed to promote maternal and child health among underserved women is recently launched. 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And, it has great potential to close the health gaps that currently e National Health IT Collaborative for the Underserved Congressional Briefing http://www.nhitunderserved.org/news/article.html?id=eaa2bb08653565c596c6abf5d4640ee6 Fri, 29 Jan 2010 00:00:00 MST On Thursday, July 23, 2009 the National Health IT Collaborative for the Underserved (NHIT) held a Capitol Hill briefing on opportunities for involvement and provided legislative recommendations for ad Example Closed Registration Event http://www.nhitunderserved.org/events/event.html?id=8 Wed, 20 Jan 2010 00:00:00 MST Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipisicing elit, sed do eiusmod tempor incididunt ut labore et dolore magna aliqua. Ut enim ad minim veniam, quis nostrud exercitation ullamco laboris nisi u NHIT Emerging Technology http://www.nhitunderserved.org/blogs/blog.html?id=8 Thu, 14 Jan 2010 23:00:00 MST Discussion of listing of emerging medical technologies Big Broadband Stimulus Grants for Middle-Mile Networks in NC and Michigan http://www.nhitunderserved.org/news/article.html?id=76abc872b22df8c2e91dc38620b4905b Wed, 20 Jan 2010 00:00:00 MST he National Telecommunications and Information Administration on Wednesday continued its rolling award of broadband stimulus grants, doling out $63 million for four broadband grants in Massachusetts, NHIT Launches New Website http://www.nhitunderserved.org/news/article.html?id=29ac65b5fe767f73453be04f436cf203 Fri, 01 Jan 2010 00:00:00 MST The National Health IT Collaborative for the Underserved has added a new face to their campaign with the launch of their redesigned Web site. It is equipped to engage and inform users about the benefi $88 Million Marked for Community Health IT Grants http://www.nhitunderserved.org/news/article.html?id=e92a8a14bbdccd88742c64ec37318305 Thu, 10 Dec 2009 00:00:00 MST President Barack Obama is making nearly $600 million in stimulus funds available to help community health centers nationwide adopt health information technology and develop new construction and renova Without Ready Access to Computers, Students Struggle http://www.nhitunderserved.org/news/article.html?id=eacb3fc8673bd9a662dac912daf191eb Sun, 06 Dec 2009 00:00:00 MST Students with limited access to computers struggle to keep up in the digital age. Young Latinos, Blacks Answer Call Of Mobile Devices http://www.nhitunderserved.org/news/article.html?id=18096e7fc88f659f1c5f9657fde527e5 Tue, 01 Dec 2009 00:00:00 MST About a third of Americans have gone online using a cell phone or other hand-held device. And an increasing number of people are using the devices for activities such as texting, sending e-mails, play SHIRE Health Information Technology (HIT) Resource Teach-In Kick-Off in Atlanta http://www.nhitunderserved.org/news/article.html?id=9d090bcfd661def82d892418039080e1 Thu, 29 Oct 2009 00:00:00 MST On October 29, 2009, the Summit Health Institute for Research and Education (SHIRE) and the California Endowment sponsored the Health Information Technology Resource Teach-In: Building skills and prov Ethnic Physicians Laud Switch to Digital Records http://www.nhitunderserved.org/news/article.html?id=a842fe1768647f927a55d784d01c9045 Thu, 01 Oct 2009 00:00:00 MST From e-visits to tracking prescriptions, the medical industry€™s shift to digital records could have the greatest impact on poor and minority communities. At a recent ethnic physicians€™ s