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California, New York Efforts Highlight Shift in Health Data Exchange
California Healthline

A major source of funding for electronic health information exchange has historically been federal grants, such as those provided by the HITECH Act, which included, among other things, grants for the development of statewide HIE infrastructure. With this funding largely gone, the locus of electronic HIE activity has been shifting from the federal government to public — and, increasingly, private — health care stakeholders at the state and local level.