Watch an overview of the Bangor Beacon Community Program and learn what they are doing to improve care through health IT in Bangor, ME.

Learn more: http://www.healthit.gov/policy-researchers-implementers/bangor-beacon-community

Barbara Sorondo, MD, MBA, and Catherine Bruno, FACHE, from the Bangor Beacon Community discuss how their ONC Beacon Community will help improve the health of patients with diabetes, lung disease, heart disease, and asthma by enhancing care management; improve access to, and use of, adult immunization data; prevent unnecessary ED visits and re-admissions to hospitals; and facilitate access to patient records using health information technology.

Learn more about ONC’s Beacon Community Program
http://www.healthit.gov/policy-researchers-implementers/beacon-community-program

Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology
http://www.healthit.gov/

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