Interoperability within the Enterprise

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  • The focus of ONC is on interoperability between enterprises yet the CCHIT also certifies inpatient systems
  • The AHIC Medications Management Use Case disturbs a balance between external and internal interoperability standards.
  • The Executive Order implies that all providers for Medicare and Medicaid patients will have to use harmonized interoperability standards for their internal systems.
  • Clarification is needed as to how the Executive Order applies to internal system interoperability