You can track the money on Recovery.gov and see where the money's going.
Total Obligated HHS Funds: $69.5 Billion (as of 1/29/10)
Total Gross Outlays: $48.2 Billion (as of 1/29/10)
$25.8 billion is set aside for Health Information Technology (Health IT, HITECH)
- $60M Program to Fund Strategic Health IT Advanced Research Projects (SHARP)
- $80 Million Will Be Made Available to Support Health IT Workforce
- Nearly $1.2 Billion in Grants Available to Help Doctors and Hospitals Use Electronic Health Records