The model aims to help state leaders advance the health data utility concept to address public health challenges through HIE.
The Consortium for State and Regional Interoperability (CSRI), a collection of five nonprofit health information exchange (HIE) organizations, has released a health data utility (HDU) maturity model.
An HDU is a nonprofit organization serving as a public-private resource for clinical and non-clinical data states and other healthcare stakeholders to leverage to achieve healthier communities.
The maturity model aims to provide state health and policy leaders with a structure for advancing the HDU concept to address pressing health challenges nationwide, including maternal health disparities, the opioid use disorder epidemic, and infectious disease outbreaks.
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