Statements & Positions

As part of the HIMSS EHR Association commitment to contributing a unique voice to the healthcare industry, the group provides a comment on topical industry issues. These statements are provided in the interests clarifying EHR Association perspective, and not intended to be definitive within the industry.

October 11, 2019

EHR Association Response to RFI for the Development of a CMS Action Plan to Prevent Opioid Addiction

October 3, 2019

EHR Association Letter to ONC Regarding Additional Feedback to 21st Century Cures Act: Interoperability, Information Blocking, and the ONC Health IT Certification Program proposed rule

September 27, 2019

EHR Association Comments to CMS' Revisions to Payment Policies Under the Physicians Fee Schedule

September 23, 2019

EHR Association Comments to the ONC 2019 Interoperability Standards Advisory (ISA)

August 28, 2019

EHR Association Letter to Senate Committee on Finance Regarding Prescription Drug Pricing Reduction Act

August 27, 2019

EHR Association Joins Industry Letter to Senate Committee on Appropriations on Patient Identification

August 20, 2019

EHR Association Response to Minnesota Department of Health RFI on a Connected Networks Approach to Health Information Exchange

August 16, 2019

EHR Association Response to CMS' Secure Electronic Prior Authorization for Medicare Part D Proposed Rule

August 12, 2019

EHR Association Response to CMS RFI: Reducing Administrative Burden to Put Patients Over Paperwork

June 25, 2019

EHR Association Congressional Briefing Summary: 21st Century Cures Act: Interoperability, Information Blocking, and the Impacts on Healthcare

June 24, 2019 

EHR Association Comments to CMS on Hospital Inpatient Prospective Payment Systems 

June 17, 2019

EHR Association Comments to the ONC Trusted Exchange Framework Draft 2

June 3, 2019

EHR Association Response to ONC's 21st Century Cures Act: Interoperability, Information Blocking, and ONC Health IT Certification Program Proposed Rule

June 3, 2019 

EHR Association Response to CMS Proposed Rule on Interoperability and Patient Access 

May 30, 2019 

EHR Association Response to FDA Proposed Framework for Artificial Inteligence and Machine Learning-based SaMD

March 26, 2019

EHR Association Response to Senator Warner's RFI on Advancing Security in the Healthcare Sector

March 4, 2019

EHR Association Response to Senate HELP Committee RFI on Reducing Healthcare Costs

March 4, 2019

EHR Association Letter to CMS Requesting Extension to Public Comment Period for Interoperability and Patient Access Proposed Rule

March 4, 2019

EHR Association Letter to ONC Requesting Extension to Public Comment Period for 21st Century Cures Act: Interoperability, Information Blocking, and the ONC Health IT Certification Program Proposed Rule

February 9, 2019

EHR Association Letter to CMS Regarding Concerns and Recommendations for Promoting Interoperability Program

February 8, 2019

EHR Association Response to OCR's Modifying HIPAA Rules to Improve Coordinated Care RFI

January 30, 2019

EHR Association Letter to FDA on the Role of the EHR in Helping to Combat the Opioid Crisis

January 28, 2019

EHR Association Response to HHS Draft Strategy on Reducing Regulatory and Administrative Burden Relating to Use of Health IT and EHRs

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