LEXINGTON, Ky., Thursday, October 8 — This October, the National Association of State Chief Information Officers (NASCIO) is joining hundreds of public and private sector organizations to participate in the 10th Annual National Health IT Week – October 5-9, 2015. National Health Information Technology Week 2015 offers all healthcare stakeholders an opportunity to unite under one banner, expressing the benefits that health information technology (IT) brings to U.S. healthcare, “One Voice, One Vision: Transforming Health and Care.”
Health information technology improves the quality of healthcare delivery, increases patient safety, decreases medical errors, and strengthens the interaction between patients and healthcare providers.
“Our participation again this year in National Health IT Week underscores NASCIO’s commitment to ensure health information technology is integrated, interactive, interoperable, and intelligent to provide the best patient outcomes,” said NASCIO Executive Director Doug Robinson. “Together, our efforts can have a stronger impact on the betterment of our healthcare system through information technology.”
Visit www.HealthITWeek.org for a full list of partners and updates on the week’s activities. Working together with our growing coalition of stakeholders, NASCIO is helping to transform healthcare for all.