Electronic medical records are a critical component of health care delivery. The Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health (HITECH) Act of 2009 provided $19.2 billion to increase the use of electronic medical records by physicians and hospitals. A portion of this funding wa
3 Sep 2013
Youth violence presents significant challenges across the U.S., disrupts communities and economic development, increases health care costs, and decreases property values—not to mention the human impact. The Massachusetts Executive Office of Health and Human Services contracted with justice experts from AIR—along with WestEd and the Justice Resource Institute—to study the development and implementation of the Safe and Successful Youth Initiative in 11 of the most violent communities across the state.