The Economics of Interoperability
Monday May 7, 2012
13.15 - 14.45 CEST, Bella Center, Copenhagen, Denmark
Moderated by HL7 International, this panel will discuss the business value of healthcare IT standards. Speakers will provide the background and supporting data that establish the ability of standardization to reduce direct and indirect costs, while improving healthcare quality and access. The evidence is broad and diverse, representing data accumulated from research in economically-developed communities and emerging nations.
HL7 International is a non-profit standards developing organization that creates the world's most widely-adopted healthcare standards, addressing needs of research, care delivery, and public health.
Moderator: Prof. Charles Jaffe, MD, PhD, Chief Executive Officer, HL7 International