Health Information Technology Advisory Committee to Meet in January

The Health Information Technology Advisory Committee (HITAC) is outlined in Section 3002 of the 21st Century Cures Act and will make recommendations to the National Coordinator on a policy framework to advance an interoperable health information technology infrastructure. 

New members that will serve on the HITAC have been appointed by the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), the Government Accountability Office (GAO), and Congressional leaders. The first HITAC meeting will take place on January 17-18, 2018 in Washington, D.C. HIMSS will be following and reporting on HITAC activity.