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New Animated Video Explains How Advancements in Technology are Giving You Tools and Access to Information to Manage Your Health
Wednesday, August 22, 2012 |

August 7, 2012, 10:58 am
Erin Poetter

It’s time health care caught up with the way we live the rest of our lives. Technology has transformed the way we bank, shop, travel and communicate; yet, health care has lagged far behind.

ONC has posted 3:00 minute and 60-second versions of an animated video for consumers that explains how widespread adoption of electronic health records (EHRs) and other technology is helping to give the U.S. health care system a 21st Century upgrade—creating one that is smarter and more responsive to the needs of patients, their families, and their health care providers.  Read the full story.