By Jocelyn Keegan, Point-of-Care Partners Payer Practice Lead and Da Vinci Program Manager
As 2018 draws to a close, the future is bright for the Da Vinci Project. Da Vinci is an industry-driven initiative to create a sustainable model of collaboration across competitors to remove barriers and unleash the bidirectional data necessary to fuel value-based care. The overarching goal is to improve appropriate clinical data sharing and metrics among providers and payers. Da Vinci leverages Health Level Seven’s (HL7’s) FHIR (Fast Healthcare Interoperable Resource) platform.
2018 Accomplishments. We have made a lot progress this year, including:
What’s on deck for 2019? In 2019, Da Vinci members plan to build on successes in 2018, continue to support existing FHIR versions, and adopt existing profiles where possible (Argonaut, US-Core, QI-Core). Upcoming activities include: