Acknowledgment of Reviewers

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This report was reviewed by individuals chosen for their diverse perspectives and technical expertise, in accordance with procedures approved by the NRC's Report Review Committee. The purpose of this independent review is to provide candid and critical comments that will assist the authors and the NRC in making the published report as sound as possible and to ensure that the report meets institutional standards for objectivity, evidence, and responsiveness to the study charge. The contents of the review comments and draft manuscript remain confidential to protect the integrity of the deliberative process. The committee wishes to thank the following individuals for their participation in the review of this report:

Dixie Baker, Science Applications International Corporation,

William Boebert, Sandia National Laboratories,

James Bradley,, Inc.,

Scott Bradner, Harvard University,

Charles Brownstein, Cross-Industry Working Team,

Paul Clayton, Intermountain Health Care,

Don Detmer, Cambridge University,

Mary Fennell, Brown University,

Thomas Ferrin, University of California at San Francisco,

Alan Garber, Stanford University,

John Halamka, CareGroup Healthcare System,

Michael G. Kienzle, University of Iowa,

Clement McDonald, Regenstrief Institute,

Satyanarayanan Mahadev, Carnegie Mellon University,

David Pryor, Allina Health System,

Thomas Rindfleisch, Stanford University,

Jay Sanders, Global Telemedicine Group,

Elliot Stone, Massachusetts Health Data Consortium,

Peter Szolovits, Massachusetts Institute of Technology,

Elizabeth Ward, Foundation for Health Care Quality, and

Betsy Weiner, University of Cincinnati.

Although the individuals listed above provided many constructive comments and suggestions, responsibility for the final content of this report rests solely with the authoring committee and the NRC.