Technology is changing the way we manage our health. As a patient, consumer, or caregiver, this transformation will enhance both your relationships with your health care providers and their relationships with each other. That change can help to place you at the center of your care — putting the “I” in health IT.
Basics of Health IT
The term “health information technology” (health IT) is a broad concept that encompasses an array of technologies to store, share, and analyze health information.
The HIPAA Privacy Rule provides you with health information privacy rights – these rights are important for you to know.