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Health Information Exchanges: Missing Pieces

Dec 24, 2010

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The nation's healthcare providers are digitizing loads of information about their patients. But all that effort will be of limited use if the data can't be shared easily and securely. Enter health information exchanges—organizations that are creating networks to let hospitals, doctors' practices, labs and other healthcare providers exchange data securely with the ultimate aim of providing physicians and other caregivers more up-to-date and comprehensive patient data to improve care and cut costs.


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