Carequality Blog

  • 2018 Carequality Steering Committee Forming Now

    21 August 2018 | Dawn Van Dyke

    Apply Now for Carequality Steering Committee We are looking for leaders to take a stand in accelerating health data sharing by joining the Carequality Steering Committee. Carequality depends on the volunteer participation of stakeholders from across the health IT and healthcare communities to form our various governing bodies. We are accepting applications from Carequality members […]

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  • Update on CommonWell Implementation

    2 August 2018 | Dawn Van Dyke

    Initial CommonWell Health Alliance Provider Sites Now Exchanging with Carequality Participants The Carequality implementer community is a fast-growing group of dedicated health information networks, including vendors, service providers, regional and state networks, and even personal health record companies. Today, CommonWell Health Alliance, a non-profit trade association providing a vendor-neutral platform and interoperability services for its […]

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  • Joint Document Content Work Group Recommendations Released

    20 July 2018 | Dawn Van Dyke

    Carequality is proud to announce the final product of the Joint Document Content Work Group. As you may know, Carequality has convened a group of subject matter experts (many of whom are from our Implementer community) to discuss document content issues. The Document Content Workgroup was created with the goal of identifying guidelines for document […]

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  • Carequality to Become Non-Profit Subsidiary of The Sequoia Project

    10 May 2018 | Dawn Van Dyke

    Thank you for your support of our national-level trusted exchange framework over the last three years! It’s humbling to be a part of our collective work developing the first-of-its-kind framework completely neutral of technology and use case. It’s been an amazing journey since we published the Carequality Interoperability Framework in December 2015, and I’m writing […]

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  • Carequality Implementation Guide Updates Now In Effect

    27 March 2018 | Dawn Van Dyke

    Carequality strives to address the evolving needs of our community. With this in mind, our governing document, the Query-Based Documentation Exchange Implementation Guide is treated as a living document that is updated based on the collaborative work of our members, subject matter experts, and staff. Building on this inclusive process, we are thrilled to announce […]

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  • Nationwide Connectivity Accelerating via Carequality

    28 February 2018 | Dawn Van Dyke

    Carequality is thrilled to share that in January 2018, more than 2.4 million clinical documents were shared under its trusted exchange framework. This occurred across nine organizations in production today, including athenahealth®, eClinicalWorks, Epic, GE Healthcare, Netsmart, NextGen Healthcare, OneRecord, Santa Cruz HIE, and Surescripts.   The continued increase of exchange via Carequality’s interoperability framework […]

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  • New Members to the Advisory Council

    15 December 2017 | Jennifer Giddens

    Carequality welcomed 13 new members to the Advisory Council:   Gretchen Bebb, TheraTech Pathways David Berkowicz, PatientPing Ryan Bramble, CRISP Robert Cothren, CAHIE (California Association of HIEs) Doc DeVore, MatrixCare Morgan Knochel, OneRecord – Co-Chair Shannah Koss , Koss on Care David Mendelson, IHE AJ Peterson, Netsmart Terri Ripley, OrthoVirginia Niko Skievaski, Redox Alan Swenson, Kno2 – Co-Chair Brian Yeaman, Coordinated […]

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  • Advisory Council Now Accepting Applications

    26 September 2017 | Dawn Van Dyke

    National-level health data exchange is here. Won’t you join us? The Carequality Advisory Council is now accepting applications for new members. The Advisory Council, like Carequality itself, seeks to embody the entire healthcare continuum. The diverse Council includes not only provider organizations, networks, and vendors, but also patient safety organizations, behavioral health organizations, government agencies, […]

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  • Carequality Members Invited to Attend Annual Meeting

    30 August 2017 | Jennifer Giddens

    Carequality is pleased to announce The Sequoia Project’s first annual member meeting which will be held from December 5-6, 2017 at the Gaylord National Harbor, located just minutes outside of Washington, DC.  Carequality brings together a diverse group of representatives, including electronic health record (EHR) vendors, health information exchanges (HIEs), and other types of networks […]

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  • Apply Now for the Carequality Steering Committee

    27 June 2017 | Dawn Van Dyke

    Be a Carequality Leader Carequality is a consensus-based initiative to connect networks under a shared interoperability framework. We’re looking for leaders to take a stand in accelerating health data sharing by joining the Carequality Steering Committee! We’re accepting applications to join the Steering Committee until July 24th. The Steering Committee is responsible for Carequality’s strategic […]

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