Health Information Technology and Care Coordination: The Next Big Opportunity for Informatics?

@article{Bates2015HealthIT,
  title={Health Information Technology and Care Coordination: The Next Big Opportunity for Informatics?},
  author={David W. Bates},
  journal={Yearbook of medical informatics},
  year={2015},
  volume={10 1},
  pages={11-4}
}
The costs of care in the U.S. are very high, in part because canre is relatively uncoordinated. To begin to address this and other issues, health care reform was passed, including the notion of accountable care. Under acountable care arrangements, providers are at risk for the costs of the care they provide to groups of patients. Evaluation of costs has… CONTINUE READING

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