A pioneer in creating software that simplifies health data interoperability, Mr. Shaver will join the Board at a pivotal time as the healthcare industry anticipates the release of the new HL7 FHIR standard

Dallas – Dec. 21, 2016 – HL7HL7 is a Standards Developing Organization accredited by the American National Standards Institute (... More International, a not-for-profit standards developing organization that develops and maintains the HL7HL7 is a Standards Developing Organization accredited by the American National Standards Institute (... More data standards used throughout healthcare, yesterday announced that Corepoint Health Founder and CTO Dave Shaver was appointed to their Board of Directors. Mr. Shaver has been an active participant in the HL7HL7 is a Standards Developing Organization accredited by the American National Standards Institute (... More organization since 1993.

“HL7 is delighted to welcome Dave Shaver to the Board of Directors,” said HL7 CEO Dr. Charles Jaffe, MD, PhD. “Mr. Shaver is a nationally recognized leader in healthcare IT with over two decades of active involvement in the HL7 community. He is a strong advocate for standards collaboration and the advancement of healthcare interoperability. Additionally, Mr. Shaver has been integral in supporting the implementation of HL7’s Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources on a global scale. We welcome hisHospital Information System (HIS) is the main system in a hospital used by most caregivers. Sends AD... More strategic insight, critical voice and leadership.”

Mr. Shaver currently serves as the co-chair of the HL7 FHIRFHIR stands for Fast Healthcare Interoperable Resource. This emerging standard combines the best fea... More Governance Board and is on the board of directors of the FHIRAn HL7 standard that is short for Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources and pronounced “Fire... More Foundation, both pivotal roles in the development of the new data exchange standard. In 2011, Mr. Shaver received the W. Edward Hammond, PhD, Volunteer of the Year Award in recognition of hisHospital Information System (HIS) is the main system in a hospital used by most caregivers. Sends AD... More contributions to HL7’s success. HisHospital Information System (HIS) is the main system in a hospital used by most caregivers. Sends AD... More previous HL7HL7 is a Standards Developing Organization accredited by the American National Standards Institute (... More volunteer work includes the Infrastructure and Messaging Work Group, founding member of CCOWClinical Context Object Workgroup (CCOW) is an HL7 standard protocol designed to enable disparate ap... More standard, and involvement in other committees such as SIGOBT (object brokering technologies), SIGCBM (component based messaging), and Marketing.

Shaver affirmed hisHospital Information System (HIS) is the main system in a hospital used by most caregivers. Sends AD... More appointment, “I look forward to continued involvement in the HL7HL7 is a Standards Developing Organization accredited by the American National Standards Institute (... More community and the uptake of FHIRAn HL7 standard that is short for Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources and pronounced “Fire... More across the healthcare ecosystem. Users of the HL7HL7 is a Standards Developing Organization accredited by the American National Standards Institute (... More family of standards have been very giving of their time volunteering to create a new methodology to exchange data in real time. It is rewarding to be a part of this transformation and the international collaboration within the community. The new FHIRAn HL7 standard that is short for Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources and pronounced “Fire... More standard continues the HL7HL7 is a Standards Developing Organization accredited by the American National Standards Institute (... More triple aim of improving the patient experience, improving the health of populations, and reducing costs.”

Corepoint Health, a healthcare interoperabilityInteroperability refers to the ability of two or more systems or components to exchange information ... More software leader, is a long-time supporter of the adoption of HL7HL7 is a Standards Developing Organization accredited by the American National Standards Institute (... More standards throughout the health care industry. Corepoint Health has supported the HL7HL7 is a Standards Developing Organization accredited by the American National Standards Institute (... More community in many ways including holding Benefactor- and Sponsor-level membership, hosting networking receptions to encourage interaction between HL7HL7 is a Standards Developing Organization accredited by the American National Standards Institute (... More members, providing deep, vendor-neutral HL7HL7 is a Standards Developing Organization accredited by the American National Standards Institute (... More training, and offering insights on HL7HL7 is a Standards Developing Organization accredited by the American National Standards Institute (... More interfacing best practices.

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About Health Level Seven International (HL7HL7 is a Standards Developing Organization accredited by the American National Standards Institute (... More)

Founded in 1987, Health Level Seven International is the global authority for healthcare information interoperabilityInteroperability refers to the ability of two or more systems or components to exchange information ... More and standards with affiliates established in more than 30 countries. HL7HL7 is a Standards Developing Organization accredited by the American National Standards Institute (... More is a non-profit, ANSI accredited standards development organization dedicated to providing a comprehensive framework and related standards for the exchange, integration, sharing, and retrieval of electronic health information that supports clinical practice and the management, delivery and evaluation of health services. HL7’s more than 1,600 members represent approximately 500 corporate members, which include more than 90 percent of the information systems vendors serving healthcare. HL7HL7 is a Standards Developing Organization accredited by the American National Standards Institute (... More collaborates with other standards developers and provider, payer, philanthropic and government agencies at the highest levels to ensure the development of comprehensive and reliable standards and successful interoperabilityInteroperability refers to the ability of two or more systems or components to exchange information ... More efforts.

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