New ONC chief looks to slash document burden for small medical practices
The office’s focus on reducing the documentation burden is part of a strategy to make the use of EHRs more palatable for small practice physicians.
HHS official wants ‘single, unified’ EHRs for Americans
“I believe every American should have a single, unified electronic health record system that resides in the cloud and is under full control of the patient, of the individual, of the American," said John Fleming.
For health tech post, HHS reportedly brings in former congressman
John Fleming, a physician, was recently named the deputy assistant secretary for health technology at the Department of Health and Human Services, according to the Times-Picayune newspaper.