The Compliance Clock is Ticking on ONC’s 21st Century Cures Act Regulations
- October 5, 2020
November 2 is compliance day for the Office of the National Coordinator (ONC) for Health Information Technology and the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services’ (CMS) final rules on interoperability and information blocking.
The ONC’s 21st Century Cures Act: Interoperability, Information Blocking, and the ONC Health IT Certification Program and CMS’ Interoperability and Patient Access final rules will impact virtually every healthcare organization with access to electronic health information (EHI) and empower patients and caregivers with greater access to and control over their health information.
Starting with information blocking, this article will focus on the structure of the final rules, which stakeholders will be affected, and how to comply with the regulations.
Article from Journal of AHIMA on October 5, 2020 published by the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA). All rights reserved. To learn more, please visit journal.ahima.org.