Annual report on the adoption and use of health information technology in the U.S.
UMSI Assistant Professor of Information Julia Adler-Milstein collaborated with Mathematica Policy Research and the Harvard School of Public Health to develop a report on the adoption of health information technology (HIT) among United States healthcare providers.
Start date: 4/15/2012
End date: 4/14/2013
Measuring adoption and use of health information technology in the United States to reduce health care disparities and improve quality: 2011-2013, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation: $37,669
The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation focuses on the pressing health and healthcare issues in the United States. As the nation’s largest philanthropy devoted exclusively to health and healthcare, the Foundation works with a diverse group of organizations and individuals to identify solutions and achieve comprehensive, measurable, and timely change.
Press and Web mentions
“Health Information Technology in the United States 2013,” National Network of Libraries of Medicine, 8/1/2013
“EHR Adoption: Fewer Than Half of US Hospitals Says RWJF Report,” NotifyMD, 7/11/2013
“Health IT Adoption Climbs, Has a Way to Go,” Hospitals & Health Networks Daily, 7/10/2013
“Report: Health IT Adoption in U.S. Sees Steady Increase, HIE Growing Pains Remain,” HL7 Standards, 6/8/2013