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FCC's broadband plan lauded as critical to health IT

Healthcare IT News, March 23, 2010

Healthcare IT champions are applauding the broadband plan the government released as a boon for health information technology, Healthcare IT News reports. Continua Health Alliance, a nonprofit coalition of 230 healthcare and technology companies, commended the FCC for putting forth a plan that supports health information technologies, including: reimbursement, modernizing regulations, increasing data capture and utilization, and providing sufficient connectivity to better enable the provision of healthcare.