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Continuity of Care Document (CCD) Suitability Analysis



Liora Alschuler


This document analyzes the suitability of the Health Level Seven (HL7) Continuity of Care Document (CCD) specification to support the US Department of Health and Human Services’ (HHS) Meaningful Use. It is part of the Healthcare Information Technology (HIT) Standards Analysis Project carried out by Lantana Consulting Group for The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST).
Grant/Contract Reports (NISTGCR) - 11-941
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Continuity of Care Document, CCD, Suitability Analysis


Alschuler, L. (2011), Continuity of Care Document (CCD) Suitability Analysis, Grant/Contract Reports (NISTGCR), National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, MD, [online], (Accessed July 19, 2024)


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Created September 15, 2011, Updated February 19, 2017