This project aims to create Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources (FHIR) Profiles for access to discrete Meaningful Use Stage 2 data as FHIR resource instances. It is not the intention of this project to create new FHIR resource, but work with resource profile owners if necessary.
The project intends to use the defined FHIR security methods. This project will not create a profile for document access since this is covered by the Integrating Healthcare Enterprise Mobile access to Health Documents (IHE MHDv2).
Artifacts to be produced as part of this project include:
Coordination with C-CDA on FHIR project: This project will coordinate with the C-CDA on FHIR project to minimize duplicate profiles on common resources. An additional profile will only be created if the C-CDA profile doesn't already exist for the resource, or the C-CDA profile doesn't include required data elements in a current resource to support DAF. Coordination with the C-CDA on FHIR will be done by engagement with the work groups responsible for key resources. Where multiple profiles are required on the same resource, common data elements will be kept in alignment; Where different profiles require different scope in near term, additional work will be done in future to bring back into alignment. The DAF Profile(s) will build from the existing work of the Standards & Interoperability (S&I) Data Access Framework (DAF) Initiative.