Breadcrumb Home Information Technology December 23, 2009 12:00 AM It's your turn to vote on the biggest health story of '09 Tweet Share Share Email More Print 2009 will be remembered as a year filled with big healthcare business and policy news stories. Which one do you think was the biggest?Comparative-effectiveness research initiative.Debate over national healthcare reform.Experimentation with reimbursement systems.Federal support of health information technology.Growth of for-profit hospital chains.H1N1 flu pandemic.Physician conflicts of interest.Recession's impact on healthcare.Reinvigorated healthcare labor movement.Stepped-up fraud enforcement efforts.Take the Modern Healthcare reader poll to vote on the biggest healthcare story of the year. Letter to the Editor Send us a letter Have an opinion about this story? Click here to submit a Letter to the Editor, and we may publish it in print. Recommended for You Geisinger warns patients that records were inappropriately accessed Kaiser Permanente works with Microsoft to integrate genomics research and clinical care Sponsored Content View the discussion thread.