Maximizing the Value of HIT to Improve the Health of Children: A Guide for Consumer Engagement

Maximizing the Value of HIT to Improve the Health of Children: A Guide for Consumer Engagement

The Children’s Partnership has developed a guide to maximize HIT’s ability to engage child and parent consumers in their own health by improving access to and use of their electronic health information. When designed with children and parents in mind, HIT can connect, inform, empower, and protect—four guide posts to effective engagement of this critical consumer segment.