ONC: Standards for HIE Won't be Optional

In a new blog posting, Doug Fridsma, M.D., of the Office of the National Coordinator for HIT gives an update on efforts to develop standards for the exchange of health information. And he makes clear the standards won't be optional.

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Comments (1)
Why did not CMS just build it. Most of us sit with huge infra structure in our offices while the lawyers and govt fight about privicy issues.Let's be honest with the public. Do we want good health care or more HIPPA?
Posted by mackley | Tuesday, May 01 2012 at 9:22AM ET
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