The survey responses included information about the professional background of the respondents which help inform the commentary's perspective. The majority of comments were provided by public health stakeholders (42) followed by researchers (8). ISDS also received feedback from EHR/HIE technology vendors and one eligible healthcare professional or hospital. (See figure 2.)
Until then, you can learn more information about the development of these guidelines by visiting the Meaningful Use webpage on the ISDS website.
If you have any questions, you may contact Charlie Ishikawa, ISDS Associate Director of Public Health Programs, at firstname.lastname@example.org or (617) 779-0886.