The Bipartisan Policy Center (BPC) has submitted its response to the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)’s request for comments on a regulatory framework for Health IT.

The Bipartisan Policy Center (BPC) has submitted its response to the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)’s request for comments on a regulatory framework for Health IT.

In the comments, BPC recommended that any oversight framework for safety recognize and support the important role that health IT plays in improving the quality, safety, and cost-effectiveness of care. Further, any framework for patient safety in health IT should be risk-based, flexible, and not stifle innovation.

read more

Source: Bipartisan Policy Center Comments on Potential Health IT Framework