How FHIR 4 will drive interoperability progress in healthcare

25 Apr 2019 3:40 PM | Denny Brennan (Administrator)

By Bill Siwicki | Healthcare IT News | April 25, 2019 

Experts from across health IT, including members of the HL7 board and advisory council, say the new standard can do big things for data exchange, but it's not a cure-all.

On January 2, Health Level Seven debuted the new version of its interoperability specification. Many CIOs and technologists in healthcare have been awaiting the fourth iteration of the Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources standard – FHIR 4, for short – because future changes now will be backward compatible.

Read more