PODCAST: Jitin Asnaani, Executive Director of the CommonWell Health Alliance, Discusses Key Successes and the Future of His Organization
In the following RosettaHealth podcast interview, Jitin Asnaani, Executive Director of the CommonWell Health Alliance, discusses the successes that his organization has achieved, the future of health data exchange, as well as his parting words before he leaves the organization at the end of the year.
Since its launch in 2013, the CommonWell Health Alliance has advanced universal access to health data nationwide through the development of a vendor-neutral platform that breaks down health data exchange barriers, as well as promoting a national infrastructure with common standards and policies.
Over the years, the organization has achieved many milestones. These include the launch of the CommonWell Connector Program, which allows EHRs, HIT vendors and care providers to connect to the nationwide interoperability network via certified integration platforms and intermediaries.
In addition, the organization announced its connection to the Carequality Framework, which has allowed healthcare providers to connect and engage in bidirectional health data exchange for improved care coordination and better-informed healthcare delivery.
Following are some key highlights from this podcast interview:
- More about new initiatives and programs at the CommonWell Health Alliance. (:37)
- What the future holds for the organization, which includes enhanced event notifications and support and input around TEFCA. (5:41)
- Key heath data sharing successes from CommonWell members. (9:33)
- Jitin’s reflection on his time at the organization before he leaves at the end of 2019. (12:42)
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