Daily Archives: January 6, 2009

Legislative and Activism Notes From Around the Horn

MObama Wants Journalist Gupta for Surgeon General AARP officials today touted healthcare reform as the key to resolving the nation’s economic crisis and urged prompt congressional action to rein in the soaring costs of Medicare and other government programs as … Continue reading

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NYC DOH: New Study Reveals Large Gaps in Diabetes Care in New York City

New Study Reveals Large Gaps in Diabetes Care in New York City More than 90% of New Yorkers already diagnosed with diabetes are in danger of heart attack or stroke; One in four New York City adults is at high risk … Continue reading

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Letter highlights hurdles in digitizing health records

From Professor Donna Lynne: Attached is an article from last week’s Boston Globe, relating to the Obama Administration and HIT issues Letter highlights hurdles in digitizing health records Specialists tell Obama current systems flawed By Lisa Wangsness, Globe Staff  |  … Continue reading

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