Tuesday, June 26, 2012

Health IT Standards Committee and the NwHIN Governance RFI

Below is the outstanding presentation to the June 2012 meeting of the HIT Standards Committee from Dixie Baker on behalf of the NwHIN Power Team, which provides guidance and feedback to ONC for the development of objective criteria for evaluating the readiness of specifications for adoption as national standards, and the Privacy & Security Standards Workgroup which makes recommendations to the HIT Standards Committee on privacy and Security requirements that should be included in standards, certification criteria, and implementation specifications.

For anyone interested in the future of health information exchange, this is well worth watching...