Public use of electronic personal health information: Measuring progress of the Healthy People 2020 Objectives.

  title={Public use of electronic personal health information: Measuring progress of the Healthy People 2020 Objectives.},
  author={Alexandra J. Greenberg and Katrina J Serrano and Chan L Thai and Kelly D. Blake and Richard P. Moser and Bradford William Hesse and David K. Ahern},
  journal={Health policy and technology},
  volume={6 1},
Use of the internet for seeking and managing health information in the U.S., Europe, and emerging and developing nations is growing. Recent global trends indicate more interactive uses of the internet including online communication with providers. In the U.S., The Healthy People 2020 (HP2020) initiative was created by the Department of Health and Human Services to provide 10-year goals for improving the health of American citizens. Two goals of HP2020 were to increase the proportion of… Expand
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