The Sequoia Project

  • The National Coordinator for Health IT, Dr. Don Rucker, to Keynote The Sequoia Project’s Annual Meeting

    20 September 2018 |

    Annual Meeting to be held October 25 at the Gaylord National Harbor, Maryland Vienna, VA – September 20, 2018 – The Sequoia Project today announced its annual meeting will be held on October 25, 2017 at the Gaylord Hotel right outside of Washington D.C. in National Harbor, Maryland. The event will be headlined by Dr. […]

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  • GRAChIE Using eHealth Exchange to Mobilize Connection Points for Hurricane Florence Evacuees

    14 September 2018 |

    eHealth Exchange Network Model Ensures Secure, Interoperable Health Information Exchange VIENNA, Va., Sept. 14, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — As the nation braces for the force of Hurricane Florence, the Georgia Regional Academic Community Health Information Exchange (GRAChIE) is working to connect to eHealth Exchange participants in South Carolina, North Carolina, Virginia and Florida in preparation […]

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  • The Sequoia Project to Present at ONC’s 2nd Interoperability Forum

    1 August 2018 |

    Non-profit to co-lead all-day track on patient matching; participate in diverse panel sessions (Vienna, VA – August 1, 2018) – The Sequoia Project is pleased to announce it is presenting at The Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT’s (ONC) 2nd Interoperability Forum on August 6th-8th, 2018 in Washington, DC.  This three-day event will […]

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  • National Patient Matching Framework Updated

    12 June 2018 |

    The Sequoia Project Adopts Public Evaluation and Comment for Framework Vienna, VA – June 12, 2018 – The Sequoia Project announced the results of a multi-year effort of a diverse stakeholder workgroup to examine and revise best practices for patient matching between health information exchange partners. The revised whitepaper, entitled “A Framework for Cross-Organizational Patient […]

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  • Statement on the Passage of VA Mission Act

    23 May 2018 |

    Statement by The Sequoia Project CEO Mariann Yeager on Passage of the VA MISSION Act (H.R. 5674/ S. 2193) “For many years, we’ve seen veterans and their providers frustrated because veteran health records were not accessible to private sector providers due to an administrative issue. The VA Mission Act provides an important fix that will […]

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  • 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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