Carequality Blog

  • Carequality Demonstration Planned for HIMSS16

    24 February 2016 | Dawn Van Dyke

    We’re looking forward to seeing all our healthcare colleagues at the HIMSS16 annual conference, the healthcare IT event of the year. Please plan on stopping by The Sequoia Project and Care Connectivity Consortium booth, #454, to catch-up on our latest activities. You can also pick up a free packet of Giant Sequoia Tree seeds—which we […]

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  • athenahealth, eClinicalWorks, Epic, NextGen Healthcare and Surescripts First to Adopt Carequality Interoperability Framework

    21 January 2016 | Dawn Van Dyke

    We’re thrilled to share the first pioneering organizations to sign the Carequality Connected Agreement – the legal foundation of the Carequality Interoperability Framework: athenahealth®, eClinicalWorks, Epic, NextGen Healthcare and Surescripts. These five organizations agree to provide health information exchange services for their customers under the comprehensive Framework which consists of legal terms, policy requirements, technical […]

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  • Carequality Interoperability Framework Published

    7 December 2015 | Dawn Van Dyke

    Today, Carequality released the much-anticipated Carequality Interoperability Framework, which enables comprehensive connectivity for the entire healthcare ecosystem – regardless of technology platform or geography. We enthusiastically thank all of those who participated in the workgroups, committees, and ad hoc teams that all played a role in developing the Framework.  It was truly an effort of […]

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  • New Leaders Join Carequality Steering Committee

    30 October 2015 | Dawn Van Dyke

    This October, Carequality welcomed four new members to the Steering Committee: We strive to include representatives from across the entire healthcare industry, and our new members fit that bill. They join an already diverse committee, and I look forward to the varied perspectives they will bring to its work. The Steering Committee is responsible for […]

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  • New Advisory Council Forming Soon – Now Accepting Applications

    6 October 2015 | Dawn Van Dyke

    Are you ready to shape the future of healthcare? The Carequality Advisory Council is now accepting applications for new members. The Advisory Council, like Carequality itself, is unique in that is seeks to embody the entire healthcare continuum. The diverse Council members include not only provider organizations, networks, and vendors, but also patient safety organizations, […]

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  • Implementation Guide Feedback

    12 June 2015 | Dave Cassel

    A lot of hard work by many members of the Carequality community has come to fruition, and a completed draft of the Query-Based Document Exchange Implementation Guide is now posted for public review and feedback on the Carequality Wiki. The Implementation Guide is the result of many months of effort by the Query and Trust […]

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  • Lowering the Cost of Interoperability

    1 June 2015 | Dave Cassel

    We all agree that solving our nationwide health information exchange challenges would have a positive effect on both the outcomes and the efficiency of the healthcare system. So why is it such a seemingly slow process?

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  • Carequality Pilot Participation

    20 March 2015 | Dave Cassel

    It’s been a busy couple of weeks since my last post.  We’re full speed ahead on several fronts, all of which tie into our upcoming pilot.  I closed my previous post with a mention of the pilot, and I think it’s worth exploring in more detail.

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  • Introducing the Carequality Blog

    5 March 2015 | Dave Cassel

    Welcome to the Carequality blog!  I hope you find our new Carequality web site to be informative and easy to navigate.  I’ll be using this blog to provide updates on our progress as we move forward into what I think will be a very busy spring, highlighted by the kickoff for our initial Carequality pilot.

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