The Legal Entity Identifier (LEI) Is Good News for Financial Technology Developers
admin // May 21st 2014

By Linda Powell, Chief Data Officer at the Office of Financial Research (OFR) in the U.S. Treasury Department and an OFR representative on the Legal Entity Identifier (LEI) system’s Regulatory Oversight Committee The Legal Entity Identifier (LEI) is a unique, 20-digit identifier, like a bar code, that will make it possible

ONC: Consumer Engagement via eHealth & Blue Button, Year-in-Review
Sophie Raseman // Dec 30th 2013

By Lygeia Ricciardi / Director, Office of Consumer eHealth, ONC , and Rebecca Mitchell Coelius, MD / Medical Officer and Chief Strategist for Innovation, Division of Science and Innovation, ONC  As 2013 comes to a close, we’d like to take a moment to reflect on and celebrate our collective achievements. The following are a few highlights

ONC: Advancing the use of patient-generated information to improve health and care
Sophie Raseman // Dec 27th 2013

By Mary Jo Deering / Office of Policy and Planning Providers base their care decisions on a wide variety of patient information, such as patient and family history, vital signs, reports of symptoms or response to treatment.  This information traditionally is created in a visit to a provider or laboratory, but there are