Structured Data Capture (SDC)

One of 10 active Initiatives under the ONC S&I Framework
Launched on January 23, 2013 in partnership with NIH NLM and AHRQ
Key area of focus is enabling the collection of structured data within EHRs to supplement data collected for other purposes specific to:

  • Clinical research (Patient Centered Outcomes Research/ Comparative Effectiveness Research) (NLM FOCUS)
  • Patient safety event reporting (AHRQ FOCUS)


2013, Jun