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Making Communities Healthier: Health IT and the Opioid Addiction Crisis

During National Health IT Week, champions from across the industry are uniting to share their voices on how health IT is catalyzing change in U.S. healthcare.

Publish Date
10/12/2018
Author
Sharif Hussein, chief strategy officer and president, Health and Human Services, CNSI; a HIMSS Gold Corporate Member and National Health IT Week Partner

From electronic healthcare records to patient engagement apps, information technology offers solutions to some of healthcare’s most fundamental, long-term challenges. However, health IT can and should be leveraged for time-sensitive, specific issues. One could make the case that there is no issue more critical today than that of the opioid epidemic.

Read more on the HIMSS National Health IT Week Blog!