For the September cover issue of Healthcare Informatics, Healthcare Informatics Associate Editor Rajiv Leventhal spoke with various health IT policy experts and leaders to get a gauge on how medical professionals are dealing with the snowball effect of federal mandates that are hitting the industry.

As a follow-up to the September 2014 cover story, the magazine published an an online feature to offer “an extended look at what some of the most prominent health IT policy experts are thinking about in today’s exciting, always-changing healthcare landscape”. Anita Samarth, Clinovations GovHealth CEO was featured along with Russell P. Branzell, President and CEO for the Ann Arbor, Michigan based College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME); Jeff Smith, Senior Director of Federal Affairs for CHIME; Randy McCleese, CHIME’s Board Chairman and CIO of the Morehead, Ky. St. Claire Regional Medical Center.

Read the online feature here: Health IT Policy Leaders Seek Clarity: An Extended Look