On July 19, 2017, we hosted a webinar, titled The Future of Interoperability refers to the ability of two or more systems or components to exchange information and to use the information that has been exchanged.: APIs + Traditional Interfaces.
View a recording of the webinar below. Download a PDF copy of the presentation here.
Presented by our CTO Dave Shaver, the webinar explored how health IT teams will need to adjust their infrastructure to include An HL7 standard that is short for Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources and pronounced “Fire”. The standard defines a set of “Resources” that represent granular clinical concepts. The resources provide flexibility for a range of healthca... and the applications that use open APIs. Future integration API touch-points will allow a more open ecosystem of applications and support patient demands for access to their health data while empowering providers though data exchange.
In addition to his role as CTO at Corepoint Health, Dave is a board member of both HL7 is a Standards Developing Organization accredited by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) to author consensus-based standards representing a board view from healthcare system stakeholders. HL7 has compiled a collection of message form... International and the FHIR Foundation while also co-chairing the FHIR stands for Fast Healthcare Interoperable Resource. This emerging standard combines the best features of HL7 V2, HL7 V3, and CDA, while leveraging the latest web service technologies. The design of FHIR is based on RESTful web services. With REST... Governance Board, which helps set the strategic direction of the FHIR standard. Dave is one of the country’s leading interoperability experts and will offer some important insights that will help healthcare organizations prepare for the exciting changes that FHIR APIs will introduce.
Watch the following video for a few of Dave’s thoughts on the future of data exchange: