National Partnership for Women & Families

Health Information Technology

CPeH Care Planning Principles Report

The effective implementation and use of health information technology (IT) is absolutely essential for improving the quality and safety of health care — and now is a critical time for consumer input.

The momentum for adoption of health IT is growing, and we've been there every step of the way to ensure that when it gets done, it gets done right.

Click here for resources for state and local advocates.

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Regulatory Letters and Resources for the Administration

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Consumer Partnership for eHealth (CPeH) is a coalition of more than 50 consumer, patient and labor organizations working at the national, state and local levels to advance private and secure health IT in ways that measurably improve the lives of individuals and their families. More

In the News

Proposed Health IT Standards Would Facilitate Better Care and Outcomes for Patients and Families

Statement of Debra L. Ness, President, National Partnership for Women & Families Read More

Blog Post

How Do I Get to Healthy?

What if, instead of plugging in your destination address, you could ask for directions to get to healthy? Read More

Resources

Five Years of HITECH: Progress and Opportunities

Five years after the passage of the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health (HITECH) Act, health information technology is beginning to improve the health care experiences of patients and families. Read More

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