Using Electronic Health Records to Reduce Health Disparities: 24 Members of Congress

24 members of Congress have used a Consumer Partnership for e- Health (CPeH) statement to write the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) and the Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT (ONC) suggesting ways that electronic health records “meaningful use” standards can help reduce health disparities. AAHD is a CPeH member and contributed to the statement. The letter from Congress is here: PDF.