CMS proposes interoperability rules to increase EHR access

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CMS released proposed rules that require many types of insurers to provide electronic health data in a standard format by 2020.

In two long-anticipated rules, the CMS and the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology proposed requiring healthcare providers and insurers to implement open data-sharing technology to ensure data can move from one plan to another, potentially by way of patient apps.

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