HHS Release Final Rules on Interoperability of Health Information

On March 9, 2020, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) finalized two rules to provide patient access to health data. The two rules, issued by the HHS Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) and the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) implement interoperability and patient access provisions of the 21st Century Cures Act.

ONC Cures Act Final Rule

CMS Final Rule

CMS Fact Sheet on Final Rule

Background on Rules