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Enhancing Health Information Exchange with the FHIM

Enhancing Health Information Exchange with the FHIM

Reference: W153


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Introduction, Evaluation, Suggestions, and Next Steps


The goal of the Federal Health Information Model (FHIM) is to support semantic interoperability and harmonize information requirements from federal partners and standards organizations. One might say it aims to bring Boundaryless Information Flow™ to Healthcare. How well does it do this? How can it be used to enhance interoperability on a broad scale? These are the questions addressed in this non-technical paper written by private and public sector global and enterprise architecture experts.
Additional Information

Additional Information

Reference W153
Author(s) The Open Group Healthcare Forum
Published 9 Apr 2015
Pages 20
Type White Papers
Subject Healthcare