Amendment requires the Secretary of Health and Human Services to establish a two-year project to demonstrate the impact of health information technology on disease management for individuals entitled to medical assistance under Medicaid.

Purpose:

An amendment numbered 6 printed in Part C of House Report 109-603 to direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to establish a two year project to demonstrate the impact of health information technology on disease management for chronic disease sufferers within the Medicaid population. There is no authorization of funding and it requests a report at the conclusion of the demonstration.

House Amendment Code:

(A006)

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