Keyword: 21st Century Cures Act
To survive and thrive in an evolving industry, HIE organizations need to be entrepreneurial and collaborate with other industry partners.
HHS eliminated the cap on third-party fees for access to patient records following a federal judge's ruling.
Korunda Medical must pay $85,000 to the Department of Health and Human Services for taking too long to fulfill a patient's medical records request.
Consumers are increasingly concerned about the management of their private data and the lack of transparency, particularly for their healthcare data.
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.