The Use and Implementation of Health Information Systems

The contents of this article are dedicated to investigating the utilization and application of health informatics in a variety of contexts. Hence, the article will treat the subjects of health information exchange, health knowledge management, e-health systems, e-public health systems and m-health systems. * Health information exchangesrefer to the transmission and dissemination of healthcare information […]

Fed Begins to Issue Rules and Regulations on Health Insurance

The latest issue simply re-states the application of provisions in the law. -Health insurance policies can not be rescinded by insurance companies after September 23, 2010, for any reason but for the more egregious acts of fraud. -Health insurance policies can not have lifetime maximum benefits after September 23, 2010. -Children under age 19 can […]

Dental Insurance and Individual Health Plans

One could rarely find and buy individual health plans that also cover dental care. There is useful information that people should know especially if they consider buying the policies separately. It is estimated that about 45 million Americans currently do not own any dental insurance policy. Most non-elderly citizens who own individual health plans also […]