The NIH stimulus--the recovery act and biomedical research.

  title={The NIH stimulus--the recovery act and biomedical research.},
  author={Robert Steinbrook},
  journal={The New England journal of medicine},
  volume={360 15},
1479 more time to create the local institutions needed to support HIT implementation. Second, much will depend on the federal government’s skill in defining two critical terms: “certified EHR” and “meaningful use.” ONCHIT currently contracts with a private organization, the Certification Commission for Health Information Technology, to certify EHRs as having the basic capabilities the federal government believes they need. But many certified EHRs are neither user-friendly nor designed to meet… CONTINUE READING