Wednesday, July 25, 2012

EHNAC Demands More Specificity for NwHIN Governance

Walsh, Beth. "EHNAC Demands More Specificity for NwHIN Governance." CMIO, July 24, 2012.

From the article: "The Electronic Healthcare Network Accreditation Commission (EHNAC), a nonprofit standards development organization and accrediting body, has submitted detailed comments on the request for information on governance of the Nationwide Health Information Network (NwHIN).

EHNAC’s primary concerns are that the proposal included in the request for information (RFI) does not contain enough specificity to be carried out effectively or “aggressively advance the progress needed,” and that the “validation” mechanism as proposed may actually impede the adoption of implementation of NwHIN." Read more

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