ONC 2021 Annual Meeting

March 29-30, 2021 All-Virtual Hashtag: #ONC2021 REGISTER: The registration for the 2021 @ONC_HealthIT Annual Meeting is NOW OPEN! Register to join us virtually on March…

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What’s Happening at the ONC – 02-27-21

Supporting the adoption of health IT and the promotion of nationwide health information exchange to improve health care, here is what is happening at the ONC, including an upcoming information session webinar to learn more about the LEAP in Health IT SEN, registration for the ONC Annual Meeting 2021 is now open, & one week left to participate in the Challenge Competition on Synthetic Health Data.

ONC Announces New Synthetic Health Data Challenge

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology announced the launch of the Synthetic Health Data Challenge. Synthetic health data is realistic (but not real) health record data that contains a complete medical history from birth to death.

Health IT Appointments and Hires

Latest announcements made from companies and organizations on hiring and appointments include the ONC, EHNAC, Cerner, Divurgent, ValueHealth, ApprioHealth, Theranica, HealthMyne, NAACOs, Velatura HIE Corp., OncoHost, Parexel, SonarMD, Discovery Health Partners, Maine Medical Center, & DrFirst.

Global Partnership Leads the Way to Advance Digital Health

By Don Rucker – Across the globe, countries are making significant investments and advancements to promote the movement of electronic health information. Global health IT leaders are working collaboratively to develop, implement, and share best practices with other nations about projects that advance key elements of digital health.