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October 8, 2008 - Facilitating development of interoperable healthcare data standards for U.S., Healthcare Information Technology Standards Panel is seeking public comment on several drafted Interoperability Specifications. Documents under review relate to HIT issues such as transfer of care, public health information, and remote monitoring of medical devices. All Panel and public comments will be reviewed by HITSP Technical Committees in preparation for Panel approval in December.

HITSP Announces Public Comment Period for Health IT Documents


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Press release date: October 1, 2008

The Healthcare Information Technology Standards Panel (HITSP), a multi-stakeholder group facilitating the development of interoperable healthcare data standards for the United States, is seeking public comment on several drafted Interoperability Specifications (ISs). Comments are requested by October 24, 2008.

The six documents currently under review relate to a variety of health information technology (HIT) issues, including transfer of care, public health information, and remote monitoring of medical devices, among others. All Panel and public comments received on these documents will be reviewed by the HITSP Technical Committees (TCs) in preparation for Panel approval in December.

HITSP members and public stakeholders are encouraged to review these documents and provide comments through the comment tracking system, which can be found at www.HITSP.org. The documents available for review are:

Personalized Healthcare Interoperability Specification (IS 08) and referenced constructs

Consultations and Transfers of Care Interoperability Specification (IS 09) and referenced constructs

Immunizations and Response Management Interoperability Specification (IS 10) and referenced constructs

Public Health Case Reporting Interoperability Specification (IS 11) and referenced constructs

Patient-Provider Secure Messaging Interoperability Specification (IS 12) and referenced constructs

Remote Monitoring Interoperability Specification (IS 77) and referenced constructs

Questions regarding the process for review should be addressed to Michelle Maas Deane, HITSP secretariat (mmaasdeane@ansi.org; 212.642.4884). Industry experts interested in participating in the work of HITSP and one or more of its technical committees should contact Jessica Kant, standards harmonization coordinator for the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) (jkant@himss.org).

About HITSP
Operating under contract to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), HITSP is administered by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) in cooperation with strategic partners including the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS), the Advanced Technology Institute (ATI) and Booz Allen Hamilton.
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