Topics: Health information technology

For more information and resources, see RHIhub’s Health Information Technology for Rural Healthcare topic guide.

An Interview with Leila Samy

Leila Samy


The ONC Rural Health IT Coordinator describes how the hospitalization of her father led her to become an advocate for health IT.

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February 12, 2014

An Interview with Terry Hill

Terry Hill


The Executive Director of the National Rural Health Resource Center talks about health reform challenges for hospitals, starting the Center, staying fit, and getting ready to step down as director.

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August 13, 2013

HITECH Programs Help CAHs Fund IT Conversion

The federal government offers funding and other support for electronic health record implementation through several programs including Regional Extension Centers.

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May 17, 2012

An Interview with John Supplitt

John Supplitt


The senior director of the Section for Small or Rural Hospitals of the American Hospital Association discusses challenges facing rural hospitals, including workforce and HIT.

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February 22, 2011