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15 Communities Receive Grants for Health IT Adoption
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Vice President Joe Biden and U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius have awarded $220 million in grants to 15 communities that will pave the way for the nation’s ambitious health IT adoption efforts. The funds were set aside in the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act last year and awarded through the Beacon Community Program, which aims to strengthen the health IT infrastructure in select communities.