Session ID: 
309

IHE USA and ONC's Cooperative Agreement to Advance Real-World Interoperability

4:00pm - 5:00pm Thursday, March 12
Orlando - Orange County Convention Center
W330A

Description

IHE USA was awarded a 5 year cooperative agreement with the Office of the National Coordinator in September of 2019. The purpose of the agreement is to help accelerate the development of new and updated IHE profiles and associated real world testing that support advancing FHIR. Learn more from experts from IHE and ONC as they discuss the collaboration activities with ONC, new and upcoming IHE profiles that support FHIR, how these collaboration efforts will advance interoperability, accelerate the maturity of FHIR, and drive adoption throughout the industry. Session attendees will also learn how and where they can participate in ongoing efforts.

Learning Objectives

  • Identify the key suite of IHE profiles that support emerging regulatory requirements and the use of FHIR
  • Explain how IHE Connectathons support real world interoperability testing and adoption of standards and implementation guides
  • Recognize and share important feedback and lessons learned by the standards community through profiling exercises and real world testing
  • Outline how IHE and ONC will be working together in a cooperative agreement to advance the regulatory agenda

Speaker(s)

Director, Informatics & Health IT Standards,
IHE USA
Architect: Healthcare Informatics Standards,
By Light Professional IT Services, Inc.

Continuing Education Credits

ABPM
1.00
CAHIMS
1.00
CME
1.00
CNE
1.00
CPHIMS
1.00

Audience

CIO/CTO/CTIO/Senior IT
Clinical Informaticists
Public Health Practitioner

Level

Intermediate