centers for medicaid and medicare http://kbia.org en MU Health System receives federal grant for new 'high-tech, high-touch' program http://kbia.org/post/mu-health-system-receives-federal-grant-new-high-tech-high-touch-program <p>The University of Missouri Health system has received $13.3 million in federal grant funding for a program that will combine high-tech and on-site primary-care initiatives in healthcare, according to a statement released by the university today.</p><p>The so-called LIGHT program is designed to create a specialized workforce in primary care as well as designing enhanced medical records to help patients and healthcare providers better manage care.</p><p>The technology component of the program involves a partnership between the Kansas City-based Cerner Corporation and MU.</p> Thu, 26 Jul 2012 22:24:41 +0000 Janet Saidi 18269 at http://kbia.org MU Health System receives federal grant for new 'high-tech, high-touch' program