Throughout the year, the HIMSS Standards Advisory Task Force has provided feedback to ONC’s Interoperability Standards Advisory (ISA) to refine guidance on standards and implementation specifications leveraged to address specific interoperability needs.

To date for 2017, this group offered feedback on a number of items included in the ISA, including but not limited to, input on standardizing social determinants of health, defining patient identification management, and further addressing emerging standards such as FHIR®.

In their latest set of comments, the Task Force provided lengthy feedback on security considerations in relation to interoperability.

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