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Slide Presentation from the AHRQ 2007 Annual Conference

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  • Universal adoption requires standards for information sharing
  • LTC requirements have historically been ignored
  • Existing standards did not allow type of information unique to LTC to be included
    • Census only transactions
    • Facility specific information
  • Lack of appropriate standards drive development of proprietary applications
  • Proprietary applications increase cost and reduce adoption

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