2017 emerges as pivotal year for FHIR interoperability standard

05 Jan 2017   healthdatamanagement.com

Health Level Seven International’s Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources (FHIR) application programming interface is moving closer to becoming a mature standard, with the “normative” version slated for release sometime in 2017.

Ade Memoire: all mod cons

3 Nov 2016   digitalhealth.net

In 1998, Adrian Byrne’s trust decided the future was the web. The modern world says it was right, the world of healthcare software that it was wrong. Now, he’s got the private hell of deciding where to go on mobile…

Calling the FHIR brigade

6 Sep 2016   digitalhealth.net

Philip Scott, a senior lecturer in information systems at the University of Portsmouth, and chair of HL7 UK, discusses the evolution of the HL7 FHIR standard, some projects in which it is already being used in the NHS…

Ade Memoire: how long?

17 Aug 2016   digitalhealth.net

Adrian Byrne, the director of informatics at University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust, wonders whether five years is enough to realise the government’s ‘paperless’ vision. Barely, if a trust has yet to do order comms, e-prescribing, and information sharing, he reckons….

INTEROPen accelerates development of NHS interoperability standards

23 Jun 2016   buildingbetterhealthcare.co.uk

Twenty-nine industry-leading organisations have come together to create INTEROPen, a supplier action group aimed at accelerating the development of open standards for interoperability in the health and social care sectors…

UK health authorities back supplier IT interoperability group

14 Jun 2016   governmentcomputing.com

INTEROPen action group is expected to build on NHS England’s work around developing technology and data standards to help meet wider care transformation aims…

INTEROpen supplier group launched to promote open standards

24 May 2016   digitalhealth.net

A supplier-led interoperability group has been launched to promote the exchange of data across healthcare through the adoption of open standards.

INTEROPen accelerates development of NHS interoperability standards

1 May 2016   interoperability.code4health.org