HHS Names New ONC Privacy Chief
Marianne Kolbasuk McGee reports:
The Department of Health and Human Services has appointed Lucia Savage, an attorney at insurer United Healthcare, as the new chief privacy officer of the Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT.
ONC is best known for its work on guidelines for the HITECH Act’s electronic health records incentive program, but its projects are changing as HITECH funding winds down.
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