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Industry interoperability concerns plague TEFCA draft

Initial industry comments are trickling in on the government health IT arm’s proposed “on-ramp” to national connectivity, highlighting worries the initiative is biting off more than it can chew. Official comments on the second draft of the Trusted Exchange Framework and Common Agreement won’t be released until early next week. Providers, payers and health IT… Read More »

TEFCA task force debates incentives for industry adoption

Dive Brief: An advisory committee thinks the Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT should consider incentives for health information networks to adopt the Trusted Exchange Framework and Common Agreement, a blueprint for fostering interoperability in healthcare. At its Tuesday meeting, the TEFCA task force — a subset of the Health IT Advisory Committee… Read More »