On September 19, 2014, the Public Health Information Network released the Version 2.0, PHIN Messaging Guide for Syndromic Surveillance: Emergency Department, Urgent, Ambulatory Care and Inpatient Settings. For more information about this Guide contact PHINtech@cdc.gov.
Effective March 26, 2013, HHS final rule Modify the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) Privacy, Security, and Enforcement Rules implements statutory amendments under HITECH.
CDC and several partner organizations have established a Meaningful Use Public Health Technical Assistance team. To request assistance from this team, email email@example.com with “Request for Technical Assistance” in the subject line.
PHIN Strategic Plan The Plan has been approved and released and can be found along with the Public Disposition of Comments and Edits on the PHIN Website under the Documents section of the Library. http://www.cdc.gov/phin/