ONC unveils 10-year plan for healthcare interoperability
By 2024, the national health IT infrastructure and data standards will evolve to support robust information sharing and aggregation, creating a “continuous learning” environment for care, according to an ONC paper published today.
The Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT outlined a 10-year plan to develop an interoperable health IT ecosystem that can simultaneously improve population health, boost patient engagement and lower costs.
The agency shared a set of five “critical building blocks” for achieving its goals, while also revealing its expectations for three, six and 10 years down the road.
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