News Headlines Article

Running out of time to weigh in on data-sharing
Modern Healthcare

June 3: It’s deadline day to file comments with the CMS and the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology on their proposed rules promoting data-sharing. The companion proposals aim to increase patient control of their medical information and put an end to unsanctioned data-blocking by providers and vendors.

June 4: Speaking of health IT, the House Veterans’ Affairs Committee will take a look at the VA’s efforts to modernize its electronic health record system.