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NHIT - VIRGIN ISLANDS HEALTH INNOVATION SUMMIT 

Building a 21st Century Health Ecosystem in the U.S. Virgin Islands











​​NHIT®, convened the USVI Health Innovation Summit on Monday, November 4, 2019 at the University of the Virgin Islands Albert A. Sheen Campus on St. Croix, USVI.  The Summit was supported by a grant from the Department of Interior, and in collaboration U.S Virgin Islands Department of Human Services and U.S Virgin Islands Department of Health.

The purpose of the NHIT - Virgin Islands Health Innovation Summit was to foster discussion and ideas relative to USVI residents accessing Health Information Technology (HIT) in proportions similar to the population at large in the Mainland U.S.  











 


NHIT Care Campaign® – Responding to a Dire Public Health Challenge in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands
The National Health IT Collaborative for the Underserved (NHIT), with guidance from supporting partners, launched the Care Campaign with the mission of restoring the health safety net for people of Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands in the wake of Hurricanes Irma and Maria.