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Health and Human Services national coordinator for information technology David Brailer talks about how information technology should be encouraged in the health care field during a news conference in Washington on May 11, 2005. (UPI Photo/Roger L. Wollenberg)
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Dr. David J. Brailer, MD, PhD is a public health official from the United States best known as the first "health information czar" for the U.S. federal government.

For ten years, Brailer directed CareScience, Inc., a provider of care management services in order to reduce medical errors. Brailer led the company in establishing the nation's first health care Application Service Provider (ASP) and creating a care management business process outsourcing partnership. Brailer also designed and oversaw the development of one of the first community-based health information exchanges in Santa Barbara County, California.

Brailer was a Senior Fellow at the Health Technology Center in San Francisco, CA, a non-profit research and education organization offering information and resources to health care organizations about the future impact of technology in health care delivery.

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