Publication Date: April 2006
Publisher: John and Mary R. Markle Foundation
Author(s): Connecting for Health
Research Area: Health; Media, telecommunications, and information
Keywords: Personal health record (PHR); Health Information Technology; Quality of Care
Coverage: United States
Describes the genesis of the Common Framework, and provides an overview of the issues and obstacles related to finding realistic and consistent solutions to the technical and policy challenges associated with the secure exchange of health information in a networked environment.