About the bill
- Full Title
A bill to enhance the adoption of a nationwide interoperable health information technology system and to improve the quality and reduce the costs of health care in the United States.
- Summary (CRS)
8/1/2007--Reported to Senate amended.Wired for Health Care Quality Act - TitleI - Improving the Interoperability of Health Information TechnologySection101 - Amends the Public Health Service Act to establish the Office ...
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Jun 26, 2007
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Jun 27, 2007
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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1693”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
16 cosponsors (12R, 4D)
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Promoting Health Information Technology Act
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 10, 2007
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 1693 — 110th Congress: Wired for Health Care Quality Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/s1693
“S. 1693 — 110th Congress: Wired for Health Care Quality Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2007. October 7, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/s1693>
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