The Need to Accelerate the Interoperability Ripple Effect in Digital Health


CommonWell Health Alliance was founded on the shared belief that to drive better patient care and improve health outcomes, we need to connect as many care locations as possible across all care settings. Our vision was to unlock the full potential of healthcare IT by connecting as many other participants as possible who are committed to interoperability. Last year, we made great strides towards that vision, and in 2019, we will see the rise of national networks truly talking to one another. With that in mind, in November, CommonWell formally announced the connection of the CommonWell network to the Carequality Framework, actualizing a series of conversations and agreements which started years ago. The goal behind connecting networks like CommonWell to those which are accessible through Carequality is to create a [...]