Health information technology is a vehicle, not a destination: a conversation with David J. Brailer.
Approach to Improving Safety
- Health Care Providers
- Health Care Executives and Administrators
- Information Professionals
- Policy Makers
Brailer, the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology ("the IT Czar") from 2004-2006, discusses the fundamental changes needed for the United States to optimize the use of health information technology, including patient ownership of their health care information, universal access to provider performance data, and changes in health care policy.