- represent essential messages presented to Congress during the annual HIMSS Public Policy Summit Day, Sept. 18, on the Capitol Hill; and
- provide important issues and guidance used by HIMSS and many other organizations throughout the year.
In summary what is being asked for is that Government stops springing surprises (like the PCEHR and a whole lot of standards and regulations) on the e-Health Community, that the focus be on safety and clinical information exchange and to see if teleheath - especially in remote areas can be supported.
The similarities of the analysis of the issues and what needs doing is just amazingly congruent with the situation in OZ!
Sounds like an agenda most in Australia could wholeheartedly support.
Seems like Government is hard to cope with all over!