Top Health IT Achievements in 2011

Posted on December 16, 2011 I Written By

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Today in the #HITsm twitter chat, the first question asked was around the top Health IT achievements in 2011. The responses were pretty interesting.

Here’s the summary list of Top Health IT Achievements in 2011 per the #HITsm chat:
#HITsm Community Creation
EHR Adoption
Standards Consensus
Meaningful Use
Blue Button
Direct Project
Consumer/Patient Engagement
CDA Consolidation

Are there other achievements that we missed in the chat? Let me know and once I collect any additional items, I’ll put them into a future poll where people can vote on what was the top achievement.

Here are the full tweets of the health IT achievements that were mentioned: