Childrens' Health; Health Information Exchange
The panel addressed: Why pediatric electronic health records are different from adult EHRs; How HIT/EHRs can be helpful in the area of prevention with pediatric populations; How using HIT/EHRs can help improve quality and outcome measures for children and underserved communities; Barriers to getting HIT/EHRs into underserved communities and ways to overcome these challenges; Opportunities for stimulus funds to support HIT access for underserved pediatric populations; and Privacy and confidetiality concerns regarding pediatric EHRs.
Stevens, D. M. (2009). Children’s Health Care: Health Information Technology and Electronic Health Records. Policy Brief, (). Retrieved from http://hsrc.himmelfarb.gwu.edu/sphhs_policy_facpubs/140