Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)

HHS Webinar: Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT's Cures Act Final Rule, Q&A on Health IT for Pediatric Care and Settings

The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT (ONC), will hold a public Q&A webinar to discuss Health IT for pediatric care and settings provisions provisions within their recently released Cures Act Final Rule. The final rule will help give patients safe, secure access to their health data, spur innovation, and address industry-wide information blocking practices.

The final rule implements interoperability provisions of the bipartisan 21st Century Cures Act and promotes patient access to their health record. Putting patients in charge of their health records is a key piece of patient control in health care, and patient control is at the center of our work toward a value-based health care system.

Members of the public may attend the webinar with advance registration. More information is available at this event registration website.

HHS Webinar: Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT's Cures Act Final Rule, Q&A on Compliance Timeline

The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT (ONC), will hold a public Q&A webinar to discuss the compliance timeline of their recently released Cures Act Final Rule. The final rule will help give patients safe, secure access to their health data, spur innovation, and address industry-wide information blocking practices.

The final rule implements interoperability provisions of the bipartisan 21st Century Cures Act and promotes patient access to their health record. Putting patients in charge of their health records is a key piece of patient control in health care, and patient control is at the center of our work toward a value-based health care system.

Members of the public may attend the webinar with advance registration. More information is available at this event registration website.

HHS Webinar: Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT's Cures Act Final Rule, Q&A on Application Programming Interfaces

The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT (ONC), will hold a public Q&A webinar to discuss application programming interfaces provisions within their recently released Cures Act Final Rule. The final rule will help give patients safe, secure access to their health data, spur innovation, and address industry-wide information blocking practices.

The final rule implements interoperability provisions of the bipartisan 21st Century Cures Act and promotes patient access to their health record. Putting patients in charge of their health records is a key piece of patient control in health care, and patient control is at the center of our work toward a value-based health care system.

Members of the public may attend the webinar with advance registration. More information is available at this event registration website.

CANCELED HHS Meeting: Advisory Council on Alzheimer's Research, Care, and Services

Update: HHS has decided to cancel this meeting due to the COVID-19 crisis.

The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation, will hold a meeting of its Advisory Council on Alzheimer's Research, Care, and Services. The Advisory Council discusses the efficacy of government programs targeting the needs of individuals and caregivers coping with the consequences of Alzheimer's disease and related dementias.

Members of the public may attend the meeting in person. More information is available at this HHS website.

HHS Webinar: Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT's Cures Act Final Rule, Q&A on Information Blocking

The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT (ONC), will hold a public Q&A webinar to discuss information blocking provisions within their recently released Cures Act Final Rule. The final rule will help give patients safe, secure access to their health data, spur innovation, and address industry-wide information blocking practices.

The final rule implements interoperability provisions of the bipartisan 21st Century Cures Act and promotes patient access to their health record. Putting patients in charge of their health records is a key piece of patient control in health care, and patient control is at the center of our work toward a value-based health care system.

Members of the public may attend the webinar with advance registration. More information is available at this event registration website.