Health IT Answers: What’s Happening at the ONC – 4-24-20

“Enforcement Discretion Related to ONC’s Cures Act Final Rule

In light of COVID-19, ONC will exercise its discretion in enforcing all new requirements that have compliance dates and timeframes until three months after each initial compliance date or timeline identified in the ONC Cures Act Final Rule (please see Certification Timelines)…”

“ONC’s Cures Act Final Rule Webinars

Mark your calendar! ONC has a series of question and answer webinars coming up on ONC’s Cures Act Final Rule…”


From This Just In, host Justin Barnes, aka @HITAdvisor was in his Atlanta studio talking to healthcare leaders and health IT thought leaders. On this episode he talked to the ONC’s National Coordinator Dr. Don Rucker, Deputy National Coordinator Steven Posnack, Exec. Dir. Elise Sweeney Anthony, JD, and Privacy Officer Kathryn Marchesini, JD on the ONC’s Cures Act Final Rule. Take a listen…”

“Tools and Resources for the Health IT Community

To support HHS’s ongoing response efforts to the outbreak of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19), ONC is partnering with the CDC to direct the health IT community and healthcare providers to various resources for reporting and tracking of coronavirus disease or COVID-19…” Read the full update here.

Source: What’s Happening at the ONC – 4-24-20 – By Roberta Mullin, April 24, 2020. Health IT Answers.



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