Session ID: 

How Do Recent CMS Policies on Making Data Available to Consumers Create Challenges and Opportunities for Underserved Communities?

10:35am - 11:50am Monday, March 9
Orlando - Orange County Convention Center
Additional Registration
Extra Fee


CMS policy drives at advancing the availability of data directly to the consumer to advance their ability to manage their own health. In this session, we will explore both opportunities and potential unintended consequences for our communities and vulnerable, under-resourced individuals and gain insights into how we should respond.  
This session is part of a special program called National Health IT Collaborative for the Underserved Summit. Extra fees and separate registration is required.

Learning Objectives

  • Explain the strategy to make health data available to consumers, including the new CMS policy to promote data sharing via Smart on FHIR apps with consumer apps
  • Recognize challenges in the policy implementation and impact on our communities
  • Identify opportunities and barriers to be addressed in consumer access to their data


Chief Executive Officer,
Director, Continuous Improvement and Strategic Planning,
Centers For Medicare & Medicaid Services
Medicaid Interoperability Lead,
Office of the National Coordinator
Executive Director, Health IT Strategy & Policy,
Kaiser Permanente


Physician or Physician’s Assistant
Population Health Management Professional