National HIPAA Summit Session: New Approaches to Administrative Transactions


Edifecs, Inc., a global health information technology solutions company, is participating in The 28th National HIPAA Summit, March 4-6, 2019 in Washington, D.C. John Kelly, principal business advisor at Edifecs, will lead the session, FHIR Based APIs: A New Approach to Administrative Transactions.

In this session, Kelly will offer perspective on growing use of FHIR to support the exchange of patient information between payers and providers. His presentation will include information regarding how health information technology experts are working together toward accelerating adoption of HL7 FHIR as the standard to support and integrate value-based care data exchange across communities. The value of incorporating clinical data into the administrative processes supporting care delivery can resolve many of the healthcare industrys business challenges from care coordination to medical documentation.

WHAT: FHIR Based APIs: A New Approach to Administrative Transactions

WHEN: Wednesday, March 6, 2019 at 11:15 a.m. EST

WHERE: Grand Hyatt Washington, Washington, D.C.

WHO: John Kelly, Principal Business Advisor at Edifecs, is a nationally recognized health information exchange expert. Mr. Kelly provides strategic consulting to Edifecs customers, specializing in information exchange and applying the principles of supply chain integration to the healthcare delivery lifecycle. His wide-ranging experience includes serving as CIO of healthcare network provider NaviNet, director of eBusiness Architecture at Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, and managing director of his own health IT consulting firm. Kelly also served as the architect and technical lead for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts statewide HIE project, developing a shared infrastructure for the Commonwealth, which supported both the health information exchange and health insurance exchanges.

For updates on the latest news and announcements at the summit, please follow @Edifecs on Twitter.

About Edifecs

Edifecs develops innovative, cost-cutting information technology solutions to transform the global healthcare marketplace. Since 1996, Edifecs technology has helped healthcare providers, insurers, pharmacy benefit management companies and other trading partners trim waste, reduce costs and increase revenues. More than 350 healthcare customers today use Edifecs solutions to simplify and unify financial and clinical transactions. In addition, Edifecs develops supply chain management solutions to support worldwide customers in non-healthcare industry segments. Edifecs is based in Bellevue, WA, with operations internationally. Learn more about us at

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