The Difference Between HL7 and APIs: What CIOs Need to Know to Succeed with the 21st Century CURES Act Final Rule
This CURES Act Final Rule represents a significant change from the days of HL7. It has the promise of enabling patients to more securely retrieve and use their own medical records. This can fulfill the original intent and promise of HIPAA. However, for organizations to do so and not put patients at further risk, we need to evolve.