In Their Words: TEFCA Updates and Direct Partnerships

Introduction On December 12, 2023, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), through the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC), announced that nationwide health data exchange governed by the Trusted Exchange Framework and Common Agreement (TEFCA) is operational and designated the first cohort of qualified health information networks (QHINs)….

Why Wait-and-See: Individual Access Services (IAS) 

Forward At Clareto, we’re receiving a growing number of inquiries from colleagues, clients, and partners regarding new health IT buzzwords like TEFCA, QHIN, and IAS. And if you’re reading this, you’ve likely already been promised that these acronyms are going to solve all your digital health data needs.  Over the next few weeks, we’ll be…