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UC Davis to lead electronically linking hospitals, docs across the state
Sacramento Business Journal

The UC Davis Health System has signed a $17.5 million agreement with state and federal health officials to lead an effort to electronically link hospitals, doctors and emergency rooms statewide by 2014. Dr. Ken Kizer at the university’s Institute for Population Improvement in Sacramento was asked to take over the state’s troubled health information exchange in June, but did some due diligence before hashing out an agreement.