TITLE

HOW DO YOU DEFINE INTEROPERABILITY?

AUTHOR(S)
Mitchell, Robert N.
PUB. DATE
December 2010
SOURCE
Radiology Today;Dec2010, Vol. 11 Issue 12, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the context of interoperability and intercommunications among healthcare systems in the U.S. Bob Sarnecki, chief information officer (CIO) at Phoenix Children's Hospital in Arizona, discusses interoperability and Health Level Seven International (HL7). It stresses that without accurate standards-based definition, healthcare institutions run the risk of losing context when exchanging information.
ACCESSION #
61833312

 

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