<p style=”font-size: 16px;”>The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) and the Office of National Coordinator (ONC) has released proposed rules to support the access, exchange, and use of electronic health information seamlessly and securely. These proposed rules will promote innovation of patient access to and control over their health information. For more details, please see fact sheets released by the CMS and the ONC.</p>

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<li><a href=”https://edit.cms.gov/newsroom/fact-sheets/cms-advances-interoperability- patient-access-health-data-through-new-proposals” target=”_blank”>Fact sheet on the CMS proposed rule (CMS-9115-P)</a></li>
<li><a href=”https://protect2.fireeye.com/url?k=4bfd196d-17a810bd-4bfd2852-0cc47a6a52de-967680e4b4a4a761&u=https://www.healthit.gov/topic/laws-regulation-and-policy/notice-proposed- rulemaking-improve-interoperability-health” target=”_blank”>Fact sheet on the ONC proposed rule</a></li>
<li>To receive more information about CMS’s interoperability efforts, <a href=”https://public.govdelivery.com/accounts/USCMS/subscriber/new?topic_id=U SCMS_12443″ target=”_blank”>sign-up for listserv notifications</a></li>
<li><a href=”https://protect2.fireeye.com/url?k=a781ae66-fbd4a7b6-a7819f59-0cc47a6a52de-93aba193733e83a6&u=https://www.healthit.gov/topic/laws-regulation-and-policy/notice-proposed- rulemaking-improve-interoperability-health” target=”_blank”>For further information on the aligned ONC proposed rule</a> “21st Century Cures Act: Interoperability, Information Blocking, and the ONC Health IT Certification Program Proposed Rule”</li>
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