Value-Based FHIR Care Plan

I am organizing a continuation and update of the successful FHIR Care Plan track from the January HL7 FHIR® Connectathon, this time held as part of the HL7 Value-Based Care FHIR Summit in Chicago, on April 11-12, 2017. The Value-Based Care Plan track emphasizes...

Care Plans on FHIR

The HL7 FHIR® standard provides a unique opportunity to improve our capability for creating and exchanging patient care plans that enhance the coordination between stakeholders involved in patient care. Examples of care planning stakeholders include: the patient the...

Jason and the Argonauts

The health informatics community seems to have a fondness for mythological metaphor. On December 4th at the HL7 Policy Conference, Chuck Jaffe announced the HL7 Argonaut Project as a new initiative to accelerate adoption of FHIR® and to address recommendations from...

JASON Task Force Final Report

The ONC’s JASON Task Force (JTF) delivered its final report on October 15th to a joint meeting of the Health IT Standards Committee and Health IT Policy Committee. The task force recommendations are published in presentation slides and in a detailed report. The...