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The Untethered PHR: The Journey Beyond Your Provider Organization

1:30pm - 2:30pm Thursday, March 12
Orlando - Orange County Convention Center
Hall E - Booth 8300 - Education Theater


In this session, learn how FHIR® and standards based on IHE on FHIR® profiles support bi-directional information exchange in veteran owned and controlled Personal Health Records (PHR) and comprehensive care management across multiple care providers.

Learning Objectives

  • Understand how FHIR can be used to continually synchronize information with the Veterans Health Administration (VHA) bi-directionally.
  • Demonstrate how organizations can engage providers using FHIR and FHIR-based apps.
  • Recognize how information exchange impacts care delivery beyond the VHA, inclusive of all providers using FHIR.
  • Define over a dozen different foundational profiles by IHE that support FHIR in the real world.


Architect: Healthcare Informatics Standards,
By Light Professional IT Services, Inc.