September 25, 2018
Chris Nerney

Blockchain alone can't solve healthcare interoperability problem

"There is nothing inherent in blockchain that addresses the interoperability problem of healthcare data," Forbes contributor writes.
September 19, 2018
Chris Nerney

The importance of architecture to healthcare interoperability

HIMSS chief technology information officer says more than APIs are needed to allow data sharing.
September 07, 2018
Chris Nerney

Da Vinci Project aims to boost data sharing for value-based care

Providers, payers, and healthcare tech vendors join HL7 in bid to better leverage FHIR for data exchange.
July 06, 2018
Chris Nerney

In South Carolina, FHIR enables healthcare collaboration

"The specific problem we were trying to address is the lack of a standard data model across institutions to support collaborative work."
May 04, 2018
Chris Nerney

How APIs, FHIR are helping Cleveland Clinic innovate

"Hospital IT shops increasingly are practicing agile development tactics rather than long development cycles."
February 23, 2018
Chris Nerney

InterSystems to unveil FHIR sandbox at HIMSS18

"We thought a vendor-neutral sandbox would be good for the community to learn about FHIR and FHIR apps."
November 27, 2017
Chris Nerney

The business and technology obstacles to healthcare interoperability

"Why would I want to share data with my competitor when I’ve been trying to keep data from him for about 10 years?”
November 21, 2017
Chris Nerney

Despite its great promise, FHIR won't replace older standards just yet, expert says

"FHIR will need to coexist with other standards for the foreseeable future."
August 15, 2017
Chris Nerney

Using Direct Messaging, FHIR together to improve data sharing

Joint white paper explores how combining the two interoperability specs can benefit healthcare providers and patients.
June 22, 2017
Chris Nerney

FHIR shows real promise, but older interoperability standards aren't going away yet

"What will happen, I think, is that FHIR will serve as a translation layer, as is the case with the InterSystems health informatics platform.”