UnitedHealthcare to help hospitals buy EHRs; National Library of Medicine to launch quality measure value sets;

> The National Library of Medicine, in conjunction with the Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT and the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, soon will launch the NLM Value Set Authority Center to provide downloadable access to all versions of vocabulary value sets contained in clinical quality measures that support Stage 2 of the Meaningful Use program. Access will require a license from NIH, which will be free. License

> CORHIO, Colorado's regional health information exchange organization, has now connected all northern Colorado hospitals to its network. The HIE currently has 27 hospitals, more than 290 office-based providers, 29 long term care and post acute providers and two behavioral health centers signed on to the HIE. Announcement

> Insurance giant UnitedHealthcare will provide $20 million to help 11 critical access hospitals in rural California adopt electronic health records and other health IT. Each recipient hospital has a maximum of 25 beds and serves a remote area. Announcement

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