UCSF Center for Digital Health Innovation’s comments on draft strategy on reducing regulatory and administrative burden relating to the use of health IT and EHS

The University of California, San Francisco’s Center for Digital Health Innovation submits these comments on the draft Strategy on Reducing Regulatory and Administrative Burden Relating to the Use of Health IT and EHRs, issued November 28, 2018. The University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) is a worldwide leader in health care delivery, discovery, innovation, and education. Consistent with this public imperative, UCSF invests heavily in developing a variety of health information technology, innovation, and management resources and best practices to give health care providers and patients,1 researchers and innovators, educators and students the digital health tools and interoperability needed to succeed in this rapidly evolving digital health age. We thank you for the opportunity to provide these comments.