The committee plans to recommend to the Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT that these standards and guide be incorporated in meaningful use criteria for electronic health records.
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Single Set of Vocabulary Standards for EHRs EstablishedWritten by Sabrina Rodak | August 19, 2011
The Health IT Standards Committee has established a single set of vocabulary standards and an implementation guide for quality reporting measures such as medications, labs and allergies, according to a Government Health IT report.
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