The HIT Policy, Standards, and Join committee are no longer active and have been replaced.

Health IT Strategic Planning

ONC collaborates with the public and private sectors to develop and implement strategies to advance health IT and information use to achieve high-quality care, lower costs, a healthy population, and engaged individuals.

Federal Health IT Strategic Plan 2015-2020

The Federal Health IT Strategic Plan 2015-2020 [PDF - 1.9 MB] lays out the vision, goals, and actions that the federal government will pursue immediately and in the coming years. 

View the HHS press release, ONC Buzz blog posting and additional statements of support from private and public stakeholders.

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Patient Safety Action and Surveillance Plan

The Patient Safety Action and Surveillance Plan [PDF - 311 KB] outlines a coordinated approach for federal agencies and the private sector to support patient safety in health IT.

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Report to Congress on Health IT Adoption and Exchange

This 2015 Report to Congress describes the specific actions that have been taken by the federal government and private entities to facilitate the adoption of a nationwide system for the electronic use and exchange of health information.

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Content last reviewed on October 13, 2017
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