WASHINGTON — The technical standards needed by retail pharmacists and other health care providers to share electronic health records via a national interoperable network in the 2011 to 2015 time frame will be issued in December by the Office of the National Coordinator (ONC) for Health Information Technology (HIT), a division of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. The standards will be disclosed in an “interim final rule,” said John Klimek, senior vice president of industry ...

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