New York RHIO opens
NEWS IN BRIEF — Posted Dec. 17, 2007
The Greater Rochester Regional Health Information Organization went live on Dec.2.
The $6.4 million project was funded by state grants and local businesses. The RHIO will connect nine New York counties and make it possible for physicians in those counties to access patient test results, allergy histories, medication histories and other pertinent medical information.
Note: This item originally appeared at http://www.ama-assn.org/amednews/2007/12/17/bibf1217.htm.