Health IT Czar: Survey doesn’t capture savings

When we talk about health IT reducing healthcare costs, it’s not going to come about by more or fewer lab tests. The big savings will come from improvements in the coordination of care.

 -Farzad Mostashari, federal health IT czar

I agree.  And with the role that medical imaging now plays in determining the course of care, medical imagers must play a crucial role in that coordination.

http://www.healthcareitnews.com/news/mostashari-rankled-over-hit-survey-conclusions

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