eHI November 11, 2020
Survey Provides Insights on Industry Readiness to Comply with Regulations
The eHealth Initiative (eHI) released the results of a survey on industry readiness to meet the requirements of the ONC Cures Act and CMS Interoperability and Patient Access Final Rules by the applicability date. The survey provides insight into industry awareness of the regulation, impact of COVID-19 on implementation, and readiness to comply.
Key Findings of the Readiness Survey
- Payers, providers, and vendors each identified implementing and maintaining the Patient Access Application Programming Interfaces (APIs) as a top area of concern (43%)
- Providers indicated the greatest impact of COVID-19 on their readiness (57%) in comparison to the other groups
- 47% of the respondents indicated preparedness to meet the applicability...