Academy Recommends New Nutrition-related Data Class and Elements for USCDI

10/06/2021 - The Academy proposed a new nutrition class and related data elements to the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology for the next version of the United States Core Data for Interoperability. As part of the ONC Cures Act Final Rule, the USCDI is a standardized foundation for interoperable health information exchange. The data elements suggested by the Academy support interoperable data related to oral diet orders, including oral nutritional supplements and enteral nutrition.

Read the Academy's comments.