Draft of major health IT bill unveiled in House
Nancy Ferris reports in Government Health IT:
Leaders of the House Energy and Commerce Committee and its health subcommittee have released a draft of a major health information technology bill that has several parallels to the Wired for Health Care Quality bill pending in the Senate.
The House billâ€™s backers are the full committee’s chairman, Rep. John Dingell (D-Mich.); ranking Republican, Rep Joe Barton of Texas; subcommittee’s chairman, Rep. Frank Pallone (D-N.J.); and subcommitteeâ€™s ranking Republican, Rep. Nathan Deal of Georgia.
Full story – Government Health IT