Institute:Office of National Coordinator (ONC) Workforce Training Curriculum
Component:Introduction to Health Care and Public Health in the U.S.
Lecture:Meaningful Use Operationalized
Slide content:Additional Standards for Stage 2 - 1 Amendments: To support HIPAA compliance, EHR must accept patient-supplied information in both free text and scanned format and append/amend EHR Encryption of data on end-user devices: any electronic health information on end-user devices must encrypt such information when it is no longer being actively used 20
Slide notes:There were additional standards for Stage 2. One concerned amendments to the EHR required to support HIPAA compliance, with the patient being able to supply information either in free text or scanned format that could be appended to the EHR. Another was the need for the encryption of data on end-user devices, such as computers and mobile devices. 20