“The White House gathered a group of interoperability boosters on Tuesday for its forum on healthcare data interoperability, where the CMS and others pushed for greater data exchange, including for patients…”
“Verma touted the CMS’ MyHealthEData, an initiative to give patients more control over their health data, as well as the agency’s Blue Button 2.0, a program to use an API to give Medicare beneficiaries access to their claims data. She also floated the idea of opening Medicare and Medicaid data to researchers within the next year. In April, the CMS…” Read the full article here.
Source: Verma touts MyHealthEData at White House interoperability forum – By Rachel Z. Arndt, December 4, 2018. Modern Healthcare.