What is FHIR?
It is a standard for health care data exchange, published by HL7. Interoperability protocol that qualifies for MACRA and 21st Century Cures laws.
FHIR is a tool in the Healthcare category of a tech stack.
Who uses FHIR?
5 companies reportedly use FHIR in their tech stacks, including node-on-fhir, Sami, and Vantage Health.
28 developers on StackShare have stated that they use FHIR.
- Data Types
- Standardized APIs
- Value Sets
FHIR Alternatives & Comparisons
What are some alternatives to FHIR?
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An architectural style for developing web services. A distributed system framework that uses Web protocols and technologies.
Google Cloud Healthcare API
Bridges the gap between care systems and applications built on Google Cloud. By supporting standards-based data formats and protocols of existing healthcare technologies.
It is a cross-platform interface engine used in the healthcare industry that enables the management of information using bi-directional sending of many types of messages. The primary use of this interface engine is in healthcare.
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