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Upcoming events


1 Nov

Lessons form the INTEROPen Community: Sharing Data, Saving Lives’ @ EHI Live

Day 2 - 10:30 - 11:45 GMT

Join us as we take to the stage as part of the Integration & Interoperability stream at this year's EHI Live conference on 1 November 2017. Introduced by Head of Architecture at NHS England and INTEROPen Board representative, Inderjit Singh, this session will feature three Care Stories presented by INTEROPen community members. A 30-minute panel session featuring members of the INTEROPen Board will follow presentations to allow open discussion of questions relating to interoperability, open standards and all things FHIR!

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EHI Live

3 Nov

FHIR Works: Showcasing Progress towards Interoperable Care

10:00 - 15:00 GMT

techUK, NHS Digital and INTEROPen are delighted to invite you to an event on interoperability. The objectives of the event are as follows: Drive forward interoperability by bringing people together under the INTEROPen collaborative for a conversation on the current initiatives and future plans for interoperability Ensure consistent messaging on interoperability and inform the health and social care sector Foster a culture of working together on interoperability and encouraging commitment across suppliers, the NHS, Clinicians, and citizens

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EHI Live

21 Nov

Clinicians On FHIR @ The Kings Fund

Following the overwhelming popularity of the Interop Summit earlier this year, INTEROPen is delighted to be running a day of practical learning focusing on the Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources (FHIR) communication standard that will be used for NHS care information.

This educational conference, led by Dr. David Hay, FHIR Evangelist and Orion Health Product Strategist, and supported by Dr. Amir Mehrkar, clinical co-chair of INTEROPen and NHS Digital clinical lead for interoperability, is designed to help promote an understanding of FHIR amongst clinicians, equipping them to access and share clinical information from the point of care.

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Clinicians On FHIR

29 Nov

Driving the Dream of Integrated Health & Care Services

17:30 @ White Cloth Gallery, Leeds - £5 refundable on attendance

Join us for an evening of networking and debate on interoperability across health and care. INTEROPen is delighted to be partnering with One HealthTech and the hidden talents of Airelogic to offer a unique insight into the reality of health and care interoperability. This evening session will feature talks from NHS Digital and local healthtech organisations followed by an 'open surgery' on interoperability, led by INTEROPen Co-Founder, Dr Amir Mehrkar.

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Clinicians On FHIR


Past events


17 Mar

CareConnect curation update

An update of the CareConnect FHIR curation work and how NHS Digital plans to use the CareConnect profiles and contribute to the INTEROPen community, by NHS Digital's Head of Data Standards, Richard Kavanagh.

2-3 Mar

Interop Summit 2017

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@InteropSummit on Twitter

20 Jan

CATonFHIR - a unique hands-on educational event and ‘connectathon’ working with FHIR

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30 Nov

INTEROPen 5 - Curation Team Review

2-3 Nov

EHI Live - Interoperability and Personal Health Record

Adrian Byrne, Director of IT University Hospital Southampton Foundation Trust

2-3 Nov


Amir Mehrkar - CCIO Orion Health

19 Oct

Developing Community FHIR Profiles (Webinar)

Amir Mehrkar, Orion Health & Richard Kavanagh, NHS Digital

28 Sep

BCS - Fast Healthcare Interoperability: What you need to know about how HL7 FHIR® is changing the game

time12:30 - 16:30

This event was organised and run by the British Computer Society

23 Sep

CareConnect candidate profiles webinar

time09:00 - 10:30


Online discussion of the CareConnect candidate profiles and to share learning points from previous PRSB review sessions. If you are keen to be part of this webinar: you must review the profile proposals ahead of this to inform your contribution.

Please email . to take part.

5 Jul


time10:00 - 16:00


26 May


Inaugural meeting to confirm INTEROPen and to agree initial proposed project

time10:00 - 15:00

15 Apr


Follow on meeting of the group now consisting of Orion, IMS Maxims, Endeavour, EMIS, Cerner, Intersystems, Black Pear, HSCIC, NHS England, TPP

time10:00 - 14:00

PDF documentMinutes of the meeting

18 Mar


Inaugural meeting with early members, Orion, IMS Maxims, Endeavour, EMIS, Cerner, Intersystems, Black Pear HSCIC, NHS England

time9:00 - 13:00

PDF documentOutcomes from the meeting