Compliance Flexibilities Announced for Implementation of Interoperability Final Rules Due to COVID-19

In response to the COVID-19 public health emergency, CMS and the Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT (ONC), in conjunction with the HHS Office of Inspector General (OIG), announced a policy of enforcement discretion to allow compliance flexibilities regarding the implementation of the interoperability final rules announced on March 9, 2020. ONC, CMS, and OIG will continue to monitor the implementation landscape to determine if further action is needed.

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