Challenges in ethics, safety, best practices, and oversight regarding HIT vendors, their customers, and patients: a report of an AMIA special task force.
Approach to Improving Safety
- Health Care Providers
- Health Care Executives and Administrators
- Information Professionals
- Policy Makers
The American Medical Informatics Association (AMIA) Board developed this position paper to address the extraordinary growth in the adoption of health information technology (HIT). The paper provides wide reaching recommendations about contracts, education and ethics, best practices, marketing, and regulation and oversight of the industry.