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Standards and Terminology Communities

Do you employ standards and terminology to solve clinical interoperability challenges? Join one of InfoCentral’s standards and terminology focused communities.

InfoCentral is a community platform where clinicians, e-health representatives, vendors, developers, and others collaborate to accelerate clinical interoperability in Canada.

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Some InfoCentral communities with a standards and terminology focus include:

International Organization for Standardization (ISO)
Collaborate on topics with ISO/TC215, the ISO Technical Committee (TC) on Health Informatics.

National Nursing Data Standards
The National Nursing Data Standards group’s goal is to increase the adoption and uptake of clinical data standards in Canada.

Health Terminologies
Discuss and share updates, requirements, challenges, issues, solutions, presentations and work items related to health terminologies and classifications (SNOMED CT, LOINC/pCLOCD, Canadian Clinical Drug Dataset, ICD-10-CA, ATC, etc.).

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Interoperability Communities

Are you solving interoperability challenges and/or implementing clinical interoperability solutions? Join one of InfoCentral’s interoperability-focused communities.

InfoCentral is a community platform where clinicians, e-health representatives, vendors, developers, and others collaborate to accelerate clinical interoperability in Canada.

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Some InfoCentral communities with an interoperability focus include:

FHIR Implementations
Dedicated to the discovery, definition and publishing of HL7® FHIR® Implementation Guides, Conformance, Profiles, Extensions and ValueSets serving the Canadian context.

Health Level Seven (HL7)
Keep up to date and get involved in the latest from HL7 International, the HL7 Canada Constituency, the HL7 Canada Council, and the pan-Canadian messaging standards.

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Clinical Focused Communities

Are you solving interoperability problems in a clinical context? Discover and join InfoCentral’s clinical-focused communities.

InfoCentral is a community platform where clinicians, e-health representatives, vendors, developers, and others collaborate to accelerate clinical interoperability in Canada.

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Some InfoCentral communities with a clinical focus include:

Clinician Engagement Network
Are you a clinician and a passionate digital health champion? Join this community to engage with like-minded peers and Infoway.

Coordination of Care
Facilitates discussion and supports efforts to develop and implement effective clinical interoperability solutions to improve the coordination of care including consult, referral, case and transfer management.

Diagnostic Imaging
Exploring Diagnostic Imaging topics to accelerate interoperability, such as Foreign Exam Management, Remote Reading and Radiology Synoptic Reporting.

Medication Management
A national medication management stakeholder community sharing knowledge, information and resources to promote medication safety practices.

Public Health Surveillance
Building knowledge and collaborating on public health solutions to improve the electronic sharing and use of immunization and communicable disease information.

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InfoCentral

InfoCentral is a community platform where clinicians, e-health representatives, vendors, developers, and others collaborate to accelerate clinical interoperability in Canada.

Join InfoCentral and work with others across the digital health landscape on a variety of topic and project-oriented communities and working groups. Stakeholders can leverage InfoCentral to engage in different ways:

  • Clinicians: Collaborate with your peers to discuss digitally enabled workflows and functionality in health service and delivery.
  • Local, regional and jurisdiction e-health leads: Accelerate implementation projects with interoperability specifications, appropriate standards, change management and new governance models.
  • Vendors and developers: Develop, access and use technical resources, such as interoperability specifications, APIs, standards, and work to encourage the concept of solution portability.

InfoCentral hosts dozens of communities and working groups with different focus areas, such as:

Visit InfoCentral to see the latest activity and find communities in your interest area. To participate, simply login with your Infoway account, the same credentials used for many other Infoway websites such as Terminology Gateway, InfoRMS, InfoScribe and Message ReMixer. If you don’t already have one, registering for an Infoway account is an easy first step.

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