by: Pam Jodock, Senior Director, Health Business Solutions, HIMSS
The new Health Business Solutions Technology Task Force will review existing and proposed legislative and administrative initiatives through the eyes of the technology needed to support the activity required by the language of the initiatives.
We will coordinate with the HIMSS Government Relations team to educate policymakers on the need to develop additional health IT functionality to support the requirements of their proposal and/or identify areas requiring additional clarification to ensure that legislative or administrative requirements align with business needs. In addition, the Task Force will facilitate open discussion between health IT vendors and end-users that ensures system/software functionality created to meet regulatory requirements also meets the end-users business needs.
Read more on the HIMSS website.