Delivering Universal EHRs Within A National Health Information Network

Table of Contents

  • Five key points must be addressed in order to successfully deliver universal electronic health records (EHRs) within a national health information network
    • Leadership, management and direction
    • Roadmap and framework
    • Interoperability standards
    • Alignment of incentives and funding the infrastructure
    • The role of the Commission on Systemic Interoperability (CSI): CSI can use its independent position to make the argument for Federal funds to create the infrastructure for interoperable EHR systems