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HealthCare.gov sends patient data to private firms

Health IT SmartBrief | Jan 21, 2015

HealthCare.gov is transmitting patient data -- which may include income, ZIP code and IP address -- to private advertising and data analytics firms to gauge performance and marketing, an Associated Press report revealed. The scope and manner in which the information is being used are still unclear. However, the federal government said the move was meant to ensure a better experience for consumers. Detroit News, The (01/20)


McCoy to become ONC's first CHIO

Health IT SmartBrief | Jan 22, 2015

Epic to replace Cerner, GE Healthcare as Mayo Clinic's EHR vendor

Health IT SmartBrief | Jan 21, 2015

What might Obama's precision medicine initiative look like?

Health IT SmartBrief | Jan 23, 2015

Practices with low resources face MU hurdles

Health IT SmartBrief | Jan 27, 2015

Health systems, groups call for EHR device ID

Health IT SmartBrief | Jan 26, 2015

Many states with SHIP funding want greater telehealth investment

Health IT SmartBrief | Jan 23, 2015

HHS adds new encryption feature to HealthCare.gov

Health IT SmartBrief | Jan 26, 2015

Group seeks to decrease health IT administrative burdens for physicians

Health IT SmartBrief | Jan 21, 2015

Doctors ask ONC to overhaul EHR MU program

Health IT SmartBrief | Jan 22, 2015


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