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HHS info-blocking task force to revisit data-sharing fees next week
Modern Healthcare

The federal Health Information Technology Advisory Committee tackled a spate of adjustments to the Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT’s proposed interoperability rule during a meeting Monday, but postponed a vote on a task force’s recommendations related to fees.

HITAC, established under the 21st Century Cures Act, meets monthly to provide policy recommendations to the ONC. The primary topic in discussion at the May meeting concerned information-blocking, with HITAC’s information-blocking task force presenting roughly 50 recommendations.