Patient-Generated Health Data and Health IT

Patient-Generated Health Data (PGHD) has been described as health-related data created, recorded, gathered or inferred by or from patients, family personal caregivers or designees to help address a health concern. This issue brief describes work completed to date to support the use of PGHD as well as a range of opportunities and next steps that will help shape policy and standards work in 2014 and beyond.

News Type
ONC Issue Briefs
Published Date
Content last reviewed on April 15, 2017
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