HHS Issues RFI on Accounting for Disclosures Through an EHR

On May 3, 2010, the Office for Civil Rights of the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services HHS issued a Request for Information RFI on the provisions of the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health HITECH Act that expand the requirements for accounting of disclosures of patients' protected health information PHI to include disclosures made through an electronic health record EHR for treatment, payment and health care operations purposes.

via The Politics of Health Care : HHS Issues RFI on Accounting for Disclosures Through an EHR.