Certification Commission for Healthcare Information Technology
Transforming health IT into a streamlined 21st century electronic system will require many components: a conversion to interoperable electronic health records (EHRs) at healthcare facilities, the adoption of online personal health records (PHRs) for individuals, health information organizations that support and connect these systems to allow information sharing, and finally a national health information network that allows instantaneous secure access, always with appropriate consent from the individual.
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