HL7 FHIR Resources

What is HL7 FHIR?

FHIRAn HL7 standard that is short for Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources and pronounced “Fire... More, or Fast Healthcare InteroperabilityInteroperability refers to the ability of two or more systems or components to exchange information ... More Resources, is a flexible standard that uses RESTful web servicesWeb services are a standardized way of integrating applications. Using open standards, businesses ca... More to transport healthcare data by pushing the data to its destination or responding to queries.

What would health data exchange look like if we started with a blank page, utilizing modern technological advances?

HL7 FHIR started with this very question. FHIR combines the best features of HL7 V2, HL7 V3, and CDAClinical Document Architecture (CDA) HL7 CDA uses XML for encoding of the documents and breaks down ... More, while leveraging the latest web service technologies. FHIR is based on modular components called “resources”; which can be combined to solve clinical and administrative problems in a practical way. FHIR is still being developed by HL7HL7 is a Standards Developing Organization accredited by the American National Standards Institute (... More, but the first Draft Standard for Trial Use was available in 2014, and the first normative edition is planned for 2017. The FHIR standard is founded on being faster to learn and implement, lower cost, scalable, flexible, and free. Recent initiatives like SMART on FHIRAn HL7 standard that is short for Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources and pronounced “Fire... More and The ArgonautThe Argonaut Project addresses the recommendations of the JASON Task Force, a joint task force of th... More Project have helped bring FHIRAn HL7 standard that is short for Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources and pronounced “Fire... More to the main stage.

How does FHIR Impact you?

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Download the HL7 FHIRFHIR stands for Fast Healthcare Interoperable Resource. This emerging standard combines the best fea... More Primer

Dave Shaver, Co-Chair of the HL7 FHIRFHIR stands for Fast Healthcare Interoperable Resource. This emerging standard combines the best fea... More Governance Board, provides an in-depth look at how FHIRAn HL7 standard that is short for Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources and pronounced “Fire... More will impact the future of health data exchange, including:

  • What differentiates FHIRAn HL7 standard that is short for Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources and pronounced “Fire... More from other Health Standards?
  • Where might FHIRAn HL7 standard that is short for Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources and pronounced “Fire... More be used?
  • Where does FHIRAn HL7 standard that is short for Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources and pronounced “Fire... More go from here?

Download our HL7 FHIR primer as you plan a modern, integrated healthcare IT environment. Take advantage of new technology that can improve patient care.

Does Corepoint Integration Engine support FHIR?

Yes. Corepoint Integration Engine supports a variety of modern and traditional standards and protocols. This includes HL7 FHIR, the latest standard to be introduced by the HL7 organization, which is based on RESTful web services. Schedule a demo today to learn more about how Corepoint Health can modernize your data flow.

Will FHIR replace HL7 V2?

 

When will EMRs have FHIR APIs available?

 

How FHIR Development Mirrors Corepoint's

 

How will FHIR ensure better consistency?

 
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