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Blue Button: A Springboard to Innovation

In Citizenville: How to Take the Town Square Digital and Reinvent Government, Gavin Newsom, California Lieutenant Governor and former mayor of San Francisco, describes the…

The Critical Role of Electronic Access to Health Information During Times of Crisis

As our hearts go out to those impacted by Hurricane Sandy, we are reminded of the critical role of health information sharing during times of…

Coming Soon: New Markle Common Framework Policies in Practice Resources

by Laura Bailyn When the Markle Common Framework for Private and Secure Information Exchange (Markle Common Framework) was originally launched in 2006, the health care…

Where’s the Flu?

Flu season is fast approaching. To monitor influenza activity and map trends, public health officials will need to collect and analyze data across a broad…

The Road Ahead for the New National Coordinator for Health IT

Editor’s Note: Dr. Carol C. Diamond was invited by the Health Affairs Blog to comment on the opportunities and challenges awaiting the successor to David…