THE AMERICAN JOURNAL

Obama Administration To Announce $975 Million In Health Grants

The Obama administration is awarding $975 million in grants to help states and health care providers adopt health information technology.

The grant money being announced Friday comes from the economic stimulus legislation passed by Congress last year and is part of the administration’s push to get doctors, hospitals and others to move from paper to computerized record-keeping. Administration officials say the grants are designed to provide savings down the road by eliminating duplicative tests and time-consuming paper work

Read more: AP

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February 13, 2010 - Posted by | Uncategorized |

1 Comment »

  1. Isn’t it funny how the computerized record keeping was in Obama’s health care bill? Seems the government is trying to piece-meal thier legislation through without the benefit of the democratic process.

    Comment by MTR | February 13, 2010 | Reply


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