The 34-page report is online here.
Key points, as summarized by Healthcare Dive here, include:
- Efforts to increase data sharing among HHS agencies are hampered by the lack of a transparent and standardized protocols;
- While isolated successes in interagency data sharing have occurred, an enterprise-wide data-sharing framework is needed to efficiently scale;
- The report identifies an array of legal, technical and cultural challenges to enterprise-wide data sharing, along with next steps to advance HHS goals.