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Don Rucker, MD
National Coordinator for Health IT
Department of Health and Human Services
Submitted electronically via www.healthit.gov
RE: Strategy on Reducing Regulatory and Administrative Burden Relating to the Use of Health IT and EHRs
Dear Dr. Rucker:
On behalf of more than 100,000 specialty physicians from 15 specialty and subspecialty societies, and dedicated to the development of sound federal health care policy that fosters patient access to the highest quality specialty care, the undersigned members of the Alliance of Specialty Medicine (the “Alliance”) appreciate the opportunity to provide feedback on the on agency’s strategy on reducing regulatory and administrative burden relating to the use of health IT and electronic health records (EHRs).
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