On June 19th, Day 2 of the 2012 State Healthcare IT Connect Summit, David Muntz, Principal Deputy, ONC/DHHS provided an update from the Office of the National Coordinator (DHHS) regarding progress in the adoption of HIT and the hard wiring of the 3-Part Aim:
Better Healthcare:Improving Patient’s Experience of Care within the Institute of Medicine’s 6 domains of quality.
Better Health:Keeping patients well so they can do what they want to do. Increasing the overall health of populations: address behavioral risk factors, focus on preventative care.
Reducing Costs:Lowering the overall cost of care whilst improving quality, resulting in reduced monthly expenditures for Medicaid, Medicare and CHIP beneficiaries. Supporting new models of payment.
We are now actively planning the 2013 meeting *for questions regarding participation in next year’s program please email firstname.lastname@example.org to request a speaking proposal form.
VP Development, Healthcare IT Connect