Privacy and the Future of Interoperable HIT

Table of Contents

  • Washington politics and the future role of AHIC combine to shape the future of interoperable HIT.
  • The HISPC report shows that no interoperable nationwide network is possible without new national privacy standards.
  • If privacy policy is a key challenge to widespread implementation of interoperable EHRs and HIEs, all roads lead to the next administration and Congress.