Vanguard Health is the latest company that’s signed up with the Dossia Consortium to offer its employees electronic health records as a work benefit.
The White House is releasing $1.2 billion in grants to help health care providers implement and use electronic
health records, as part of the Recovery Act.
A growing body of evidence suggests that doctors at some of the nation’s top medical schools have been attaching their names and lending their reputations to scientific papers that were drafted by ghostwriters working for drug companies — articles that were carefully calibrated to help the manufacturers sell more products.
THE FULL PRESENCE OF THE dermatologic community at this year’s annual meeting of the American Medical Association (AMA) House of Delegates (HOD), held June 13-17 in Chicago, was critically important as the physician community de-bated its role and position in an emerging reformed health care system.