Are We At the End of the Healthcare Interoperability Tunnel?

Are we ever done with healthcare interoperability? The simple answer is that healthcare interoperability is never “done”.  At least not if you define it as all of the information being exactly where it needs to be at any time across any system.  At least I don’t think it will ever be “done” in my lifetime.  The good news is that we don’t have to be “done” for interoperability to provide value.  In fact, there are a lot of healthcare data exchanges that are providing value in healthcare right now.  The challenge is that there are still holes in health data exchange that are frustrating to patients and doctors.

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