We Can’t Wait: HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius to discuss electronic health records and job creation in Cleveland, Ohio

Sebelius to moderate roundtable, make announcement on health information technology at Cuyahoga Community College

CLEVELAND--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- On Wednesday, November 30, 2011 at 2:15 p.m., U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius will moderate a roundtable discussion about health information technology at Cuyahoga Community College in Cleveland, Ohio. Secretary Sebelius will make an important announcement about health information technology under the “We Can’t Wait” Initiative, which is a series of executive actions that the Obama Administration is taking to put Americans back to work and to strengthen the economy.

Additionally, Secretary Sebelius will highlight successful local, state and regional partnerships that have transformed the health care delivery system through the use of electronic health records, and will discuss how the developing health IT field has created new job opportunities. She will hear from doctors, health information technology students and professionals in the field.

WHO:

  HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius
 

WHEN:

Wednesday, November 30, 2011

Event begins at 2:15 PM

 

WHERE:

Cuyahoga Community College
Unified Technologies Building
2415 Woodland Avenue, Cleveland, OH
 

CONTACT:

Keith Maley, [email protected]

 

Event is open to credentialed members of the media only.

Note: All HHS press releases, fact sheets and other press materials are available at http://www.hhs.gov/news.



CONTACT:

HHS Press Office
202-690-6343

KEYWORDS:   United States  North America  Ohio

INDUSTRY KEYWORDS:   Health  Public Policy/Government  Healthcare Reform  Labor  Public Policy  State/Local  White House/Federal Government  Managed Care

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