2016 Interoperability Standards Advisory
ONC accepted public comments on a draft of the 2016 Interoperability Standards Advisory for 45 days that ended on Friday, November 6, 2015. The public comments were used to update the draft in order to publish the final 2016 Advisory.
The final 2016 Advisory also represents feedback ONC received from public comment on the 2015 Interoperability Standards Advisory as well as many of the recommendations from the HIT Standards Committee.
The public comment period for the 2016 Interoperability Standards Advisory (2016 Advisory) has closed effective March 21, 2016. For those respondents that submitted extension requests prior to this date, you may place your input into the web form at the URL provided. Fill out the Excel template provided [XLSX - 23 KB] and upload it (preferred method), with your in-line changes made directly in the advisory, or upload a letter that outlines your comments and edits. Please note that anything submitted as part of this process will be made public by ONC.