Healthcare IT company? Check out new blog from Dr. David Blumenthal

david blumenthalIf you’re a company in the healthcare IT space, here’s something to add to your daily reading: A new blog by Dr. David Blumenthal, national coordinator for health information technology at the Department of Health and Human Services.

Launched a week ago, Health IT Buzz will have Blumenthal blogging on several discussion points: Activities to advance standards to achieve interoperability; evaluation of new options for EHS certification; guidance initiatives to protect the privacy and security of health information; plus, a consideration of overall privacy and security concerns.

Blumenthal envisions the blog as a forum for providers, consumers, policymakers and technology experts — that includes you — to share your healthcare IT perspectives. So, be sure to post your comments over at Health IT Buzz.

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