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Terminologies: Critical, but often deferred in FHIR application development

February 8th, 2019 / By Tosh Kartchner, RN

The Health Level 7 (HL7) Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources (FHIR) standard is getting widespread support and gathering momentum in adoption. In compliance with this standard, we’ve developed FHIR-compliant Application Programming […]

Focusing on CIMI: Getting the most out of the HL7 Working Group Meeting

November 30th, 2018 / By Michael Denton, RN

The September 2018 Health Level 7 (HL7) international working group meeting was held in Baltimore, Maryland and was packed full of user tutorials and learning sessions. Because this was my […]

Implementing a FHIR terminology server

May 4th, 2018 / By John Ho

The Health Level 7 (HL7) Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources (FHIR) standard specifies how healthcare data can be exchanged, with the goal of improving interoperability.  We have been implementing FHIR compliant […]

What to expect at the HL7 working group meeting: A first timer’s experience

March 2nd, 2018 / By Jacee Robison, RN

Recently, I attended the Health Level 7 (HL7) Working Group Meeting in New Orleans for the first time. HL7 is a widely adopted, international healthcare messaging standard, established through consensus […]

Progress on standardizing nutrition data in the EHR: An interview

December 20th, 2017 / By Mary Zeigle, MS

Nutrition is integral to optimal health and the practice of nutrition care is woven throughout the systems that treat and facilitate health care.   Effective systems for acute care and primary […]

How I learned HL7 FHIR as a clinician without losing my mind

December 8th, 2017 / By Rachael Howe, RN, MS

The Health Level 7 (HL7) FHIR is a new interoperability standard for exchanging healthcare data. HL7 monitors implementations of FHIR and continually works to improve the specifications, in addition to […]

Report from the FHIR Connectathon at the HL7: September 2017 Working Group Meeting

October 27th, 2017 / By Senthil Nachimuthu, MD, PhD

About a year ago, I wrote a blog about the convergence of two HL7 standards: Clinical Information Modeling Initiative (CIMI) and Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources (FHIR). I attended the HL7 […]

A guide to Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources (FHIR)

November 28th, 2016 / By Tosh Kartchner, RN

This fall’s HL7 conference was full of very informative learning sessions about Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources (FHIR).  Presentations covered what FHIR is, how it can be implemented, whom it can […]

The Clinical Care Classification nursing standard

August 26th, 2016 / By Rachael Howe, RN, MS

Since the nursing process is an indispensable part of healthcare, nursing terminologies must be integrated and interoperable with other clinical terminologies. Recognizing this need, the Clinical Care Classification (CCC), a […]