Keyword: 21st Century Cures Act
HHS fined a Florida hospital $85,000 for taking nine months to fulfill a patient's request for their medical records.
In a major step toward advancing its strategy for nationwide data sharing, ONC awarded The Sequoia Project a cooperative agreement.
Industry groups say ONC's proposed framework is too broad and does not provide clarity as to how it will be implemented.
ONC is moving another step closer to implementing a framework designed to improve data sharing between health information networks.
Welcome news to many health IT stakeholders: HHS announced Friday that it is extending the comment period for two proposed interoperability rules.
FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb on Wednesday called for tighter scrutiny of electronic health records systems.
With the comment period for two major rules set to close on May 3, the clock is now ticking for industry groups.
The Electronic Health Record Association is requesting a 30-day extension on the comment period for proposed info blocking and interoperability rules.
The Department of Health and Human Services released a hotly anticipated rule on Monday morning aimed at boosting interoperability.
As the adoption of telehealth grows, health IT companies and healthcare providers become responsible for virtual care patient safety.