This commentary reviews public health involvement in health information exchanges (HIEs). It also addresses public health's natural interests in HIEs and identifies obstacles to participation and ways for public health to engage with HIEs.
Department of Preventive Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois.
Correspondence: Rebecca Wurtz, MD, MPH, Department of Preventive Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 680 N Lake Shore Dr, Chicago IL 60611 (email@example.com).
The author declares no conflicts of interest.