The future of Health IT

President Obama is pushing Congress to enact sweeping healthcare legislation this year that would hold down costs and provide health coverage for 50 million uninsured Americans. The President met with members of the Senate yesterday. At the same time, health industry officials delivered a plan to the White House Monday pledging to save $2 trillion dollars in healthcare costs over the next decade. George Scriban is the senior global strategist for Microsoft’s Health Solutions. He talked with us about the future of health IT.