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Working together to solve healthcare interoperability challenges

The Standards and Interoperability (S&I) Framework was launched on January 7th, 2011. ONC is looking for participants to collaborate on interoperability challenges critical to meeting Meaningful Use objectives for 2011 and beyond. The Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) welcomes you and appreciates your interest in the Standards and Interoperability (S&I) Framework and our Framework Initiatives. This wiki is designed to allow prospective and current S&I Framework participants to quickly reach the information they need.


  • The S&I Simplification Cross-initiative Work Group announces that its Core Matrix v3 has achieved Consensus. Thanks to all who participated.
  • EU-US eHealth Collaboration The work on the EU-US eHealth Collaboration Initiative is now closed. However, we will continue to keep important resources, such as the HITCOMP Tool and Repository, available for you to use and distribute view HITCOMP Tool.
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Key Activities

Data Access Framework
  • To follow the latest DAF FHIR IG activities, please click here
  • To follow the latest DAF IHE Document Metadata IG activities, please click here

esMD Initiative
  • esMD successfully launched the new, Cross-Initiative Workgroup: Electronic Determination of Coverage (eDoC) on January 23, 2013, in addition to the eDoC Structured Data Sub-workgroup in March 1, 2013. For information on how to participate in these latest cross-initiative efforts, check out the esMD Wiki.esMD has kicked off Harmonization efforts for Author of Record Level 2. **More information can be found on the esMD Wiki meetings page, and the consensus-approved Use Case can be found on the AoR Level 2 workgroup page.

Lab Results Interface (LRI) Initiative
  • Note Updated Meeting Schedule for LRI IG Analysis WG: Tuesdays 3-5PM & Thursday 2-4PM (See Agenda for dial-in information)

Structured Data Capture (SDC) Initiative
  • IHE SDC Profile
    • SDC Pilots
    • The updated version of the IHE SDC Profile is now published. This version is available on the IHE website under WRPH listing here. The updated PDF version of the file is also available here.
  • FHIR SDC Profile
    • The updated version of the SDC IHE to FHIR mapping spreadsheet is available here.
    • A list of FHIR SDC issues from the January 2016 FHIR Connectathon are available to view here. These issues have all been entered in the tracker.