Douglas Michels, President and Chief Executive Officer of OraSure said the approval is an important breakthrough in HIV testing. For the first time ever, people will have access to an in-home oral exam to enable them to know their HIV status to learn in the comfort of your home and get referral to care, if necessary will. This new in-home rapid test the same test for years for years individuals to at risk for HIV, which can otherwise not a professional or clinical setting to help testing.
About half the money will create regional centers to choose medical providers and implementing technologies, while the rest is used to create networks for the exchange of records among providers, Kaiser Health News reports . – Washington Post, ‘Some studies have estimated that the widespread adoption of electronic health technology could more than $ 77000000000 saved in[ But officials have] questioned the validity of the research, participated in part because of the complexity and unknowns? ‘A praised the praised the investment, but said: ‘the mere use of technology in health care is not enough’, which suggests that to achieve the desired results would have investment the wider culture promote changes in health care and not a quick fix would be. (more…)