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.
January 03, 2018
Chris Nerney

Private sector took the lead on interoperability in 2017

From existing groups such as HL7 to start-ups to major healthcare IT vendors, private initiatives to improve interoperability flourished last year.
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."
September 20, 2017
Chris Nerney

Consumer tech group signs ONC interoperability pledge

"We all have the responsibility to take action to achieve open, connected care for our communities."
August 29, 2017
Chris Nerney

Pew urges focus on patient matching, data standards as interoperability fix

"Achieving the vision of nationwide exchange of information...requires that healthcare organizations are able to receive and process the data.”
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.”
December 21, 2016
Chris Nerney

ONC unveils 2017 Interoperability Standards Advisory

Online platform will allow for more timely updates and comments from healthcare stakeholders, as well as links to projects, health agency says.
May 06, 2016

Moving Forward With Interoperability: The Behavioral Health Perspective

For the last several years, Foothold Technology has participated in the InterSystems Global Summit, where leaders convene to discuss and learn how to tackle healthcare and IT challenges.