The National Health IT Collaborative for the Underserved, Inc. (NHIT®), was established in 2008 with a mission to engage underserved populations in the development and use of health information technology (HIT) as a means to support and sustain health equity and economic viability based on NHIT’s five pillars: Workforce, Innovation, Policy, Research, and Community.
We represent national, regional, and local organizations focused on addressing health disparities through the use of new and innovative technologies and peripheral mobile devices.
To achieve health equity and build thriving communities through catalyzing the development and use of health information technology and the stakeholders impacted by its use.
-Luis Belen, President & CEO, NHIT Collaborative of the Underserved Inc.
-Senator Tom Daschle
-Damon L. Davis, MBA, Director, Former Health Data Initiative at HHS
-Karen B. DeSalvo, MD, MPH, MSc, Former Acting Asst Secretary of Health and Nation Coordinator at HHS
-Daniel E. Dawes, Author of 150 Years of Obama Care
-Commissioner Mignon Clyburn of the Federal Communications Commission