Easing data sharing across health care holds potential for all stakeholders, from day-to-day care to public health crises.
The pandemic sheds light on what health agencies have been developing to enable faster health-data exchanges for patients and providers.
The rules require patient health information sharing among providers for improved patient care.
The plan aims to leverage quality electronic health data and advance an IT architecture.
The No. 2 leader reiterates the agency's goals toward cutting costs and empowering patients with data.
Two prominent government officials shared support for ONC's proposed rules and patient access to their data.