Shea-Porter Announces More than $5.4 Million for NH Department of Health & Human Services

WASHINGTON, DC — Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter today announced that the New Hampshire Department of Health & Human Services will receive $5,457,856.  This funding will help New Hampshire health care providers implement health information technology (IT).  This funding is provided through the passage of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act. 

Health IT will help hospitals cut costs by eliminating unnecessary tests and cumbersome paperwork,” said Congresswoman Shea-Porter. “This funding is another example of how the American Recovery & Reinvestment is helping New Hampshire workers and families.”