Office of the National Coordinator
The Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) is at the forefront of the administration’s health IT efforts and is a resource to the entire health system to support the adoption of health information technology and the promotion of nationwide health information exchange to improve health care. eHealthDC is made possible through a Regional Extension Center cooperative agreement (No. 90RC0032) with ONC. More at www.hhs.gov/healthit
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services is a US federal agency which administers Medicare, Medicaid, and the Children’s Health Insurance Program. CMS administers incentive payments to meaningful users of EHRs through its Medicare and Medicaid Incentive Programs. More at http://www.cms.gov/
District of Columbia Department of Health Care Finance
The Department of Health Care Finance (DHCF) is the District of Columbia’s state Medicaid agency and responsible for the Medicaid EHR Incentive Payment Program in DC. The mission of the Department of Health Care Finance is to improve health outcomes by providing access to comprehensive, cost-effective and quality healthcare services for residents of the District of Columbia. More at http://dhcf.dc.gov
A partnership between the American College of Physicians and Cientis Technologies, AmericanEHR provides tools and reliable information to help identify, compare, and select EHRs. More at www.americanehr.com
Clinovations is responsible for delivering technical assistance to support efficient, productive, and meaningful use of electronic health records in the District of Columbia. More at www.clinovations.com.