Intereporability

The ABC of FHIR: Reinventing Interoperability

The Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resource, or FHIR (pronounced ‘fire’), is a new term in healthcare that’s witnessing growing interest and spreading almost like fire. FHIR is the latest standard to be developed under HL7 and is expected to contribute significantly to improving patient care, countering the barriers to interoperability, boosting information sharing, and unboxing innovation

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Interoperability is the Heart of Care Coordination

We all know that care coordination is fundamental to improving the quality and accessibility of care. We also realize that on paper, care coordination looks fairly easy- just the integrated efforts of primary care physicians, specialists, nurses, health coaches and all the caregivers. As the amount of healthcare data increases and as patients find themselves

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Are Life Sciences Organizations Ready to Embrace FHIR?

Authored by Manish Sharma, Senior Vice-President Life Sciences, CitiusTech and Parikshit Sheth, Healthcare Consultant, CitiusTech Life sciences organizations continue to feel the regulatory and legislative pressures associated with the transition from volume to value-based care. To meet the challenges imposed by government regulations and the rising cost of healthcare, these organizations are now going ‘beyond

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Middleware Integration Solutions Gaining Popularity as Interoperability Sling Shot

By Thanh Tran, CEO, Zoeticx, Inc., a medical software company located in San Jose, CA. He is a 20 year veteran of Silicon Valley’s IT industry and has held executive positions at many leading software companies. The lack of EHR interoperability continues to pose a serious threat to healthcare initiatives, according to a recent report published by

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