Health Information Technology and Health Data Standards at NLM
NLM is the central coordinating body for clinical terminology standards within the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). NLM works closely with the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) to ensure NLM efforts are aligned with the goal of the President and HHS Secretary for the nationwide implementation of an interoperable health information technology infrastructure to improve the quality and efficiency of health care.
Read up on all of the latest NLM activities that improve the exchange of health information in the U.S. in our 2015 Health Data Standards Executive Summary.
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Last updated: 03 August 2016
First published: 04 May 2015