The Sequoia Project

  • The Sequoia Project’s CTO/ CIO Testifies Before National Committee on Vital and Health Statistics

    17 May 2018 |

    Increasing Collaboration Between The Sequoia Project at National and International Levels (Vienna, VA – May 17, 2018) – Eric Heflin, CIO/CTO for The Sequoia Project, is set to provide expert testimony today at the National Committee on Vital and Health Statistics’ Standards Subcommittee CIO Forum. Mr. Heflin will share the evolution of technical standards utilized by […]

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  • eHealth Exchange to Become Carequality Implementer

    10 May 2018 |

    Parent Organization, The Sequoia Project, to Update Corporate Structure While Remaining 501(c)3 Non-Profit (Vienna, VA – May 10, 2018) – The Sequoia Project, a non-profit dedicated to solving health IT interoperability for the public good, announced today its intentions to update its corporate structure this summer. The new corporate structure will reflect the continued maturation […]

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  • Lessons from Katrina and the 2017 California Fires: The Sequoia Project Spearheading Platform for Nationwide Health IT Disaster Response

    7 May 2018 |

    Nonprofit Convenes Experts to Move California Model to National-Level Solution (Vienna, VA – May 7, 2018) – When disaster strikes and families are relocated to shelters in their community or even further afield, prescription refills and other healthcare needs become more challenging. The Sequoia Project, in support of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), […]

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  • Surescripts’ Paul Uhrig Re-Elected to The Sequoia Project Board of Directors

    27 March 2018 |

    Surescripts continues to advance healthcare with the re-election of its Chief Administrative, Legal and Privacy Officer, Paul Uhrig, to The Sequoia Project Board of Directors. The Sequoia Project is a non-profit, 501(c)(3), public-private collaborative chartered to advance implementation of secure, interoperable nationwide health information exchange.

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  • Carequality Framework Membership Exceeds 600K Providers

    28 February 2018 |

    Carequality recently announced more than 600,000 healthcare providers are utilizing its trusted health data exchange framework to enable network-to-network connectivity. Membership of the Sequoia Project initiative includes eClinicalWorks, Epic, GE Healthcare, NextGen Healthcare, Surescripts, athenahealth, and others. Organizations across the industry currently use the framework to exchange over 2.4 million clinical documents per month.

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  • Carequality Trusted Exchange Framework Demonstrates Nationwide Network-to-Network Connectivity

    28 February 2018 |

    600,000+ Physicians exchanging more 2.4 million clinical documents per month under Carequality (Vienna, VA – February 28, 2018) – Carequality, an initiative of The Sequoia Project, reported today that the traction and growth of its national-level trusted exchange framework is fueled by a straightforward process, which focuses on the key essentials for interoperability. To date, more […]

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  • The Sequoia Project’s CTO/CIO Joins ONC’s U.S. Core Data for Interoperability Task Force

    21 February 2018 |

    Brings Real-World Standards & Data Interoperability Implementation Experience (Vienna, VA – February 21, 2018) – Eric Heflin, CIO/CTO for The Sequoia Project, has been appointed to the Health Information Technology Advisory Committee’s (HITAC) U.S. Core Data for Interoperability Task Force (USCDI). Established by the 21stCentury Cures Act (P.L. 114-225) the HITAC and its taskforces inform the work of the […]

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  • Millions Connected through Carequality Interoperability Framework

    18 December 2017 |

    During The Sequoia Project’s (@sequoiaproject) Annual Meeting, one of its key initiatives, Carequality, reported tremendous growth since it became operational in July of 2016. To date, more than 1,000 hospitals, 25,000 clinics, and 580,000 health care providers are connected through the Carequality interoperability framework.

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  • Calling Attention to Us

    17 December 2017 |

    On Day 4 of our 12 Days of Christmas Posts we are calling attention to our four flagship network sites. See what we covered in 2017 and what’s to come in 2018. Answers Media Company LLC owns and operates Answers Media Network, a series of topic-driven websites and multi-media channels dedicated to covering current issues and Federal initiatives […]

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  • New Members to the Advisory Council

    15 December 2017 |

    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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