Interoperability & Health Information Exchange Community

The landscape of interoperability and health information exchange is constantly evolving. We're here to help!

Our community serves as the central convening point for interoperability and health information exchange (HIE) professionals to promote meaningful education and thought leadership in the health information and technology industry. We connect professionals committed to transforming health through standards-based interoperability, HIE and emerging technologies with opportunities for networking with peers, sharing ideas, learning best practices, and leveraging collaborative opportunities.

Participate – I&HIE Activities

Committee, Task Forces & Work Groups

The I&HIE Committee, Task Forces & Work Groups provide leadership within HIMSS in the promotion and advancement of interoperability and health information exchange (both the noun and the verb). Information exchange is critical in today’s healthcare industry supporting achievement of Meaningful Use criteria and states providing state-level HIE.
Volunteer on our I&HIE Committee, Task Forces & Work Groups

I&HIE Community Roundtable

Join us once each quarter at our Quarterly I&HIE Community Roundtables for Interoperability and HIE news and resources you won't find anywhere else! Join today!

Upcoming I&HIE Community Roundtable:

Stay tuned for more information on our next Roundtable on
Wednesday, October 23, 2019 | 11:30 am - 1:00 PM ET

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View archived recordings from the I&HIE Community Roundtable series.

Connect - Network with Colleagues

Learn - Health Information and Technology News and Research

HIMSS Call to Action:

Achieve Nationwide, Ubiquitous, Secure Electronic Exchange of Health Information. Learn what is needed to drive interoperable exchange forward

Interoperability & Health Information Exchange (HIE) Toolkits

HIE Toolkit

For health information exchange organizations, providers and other HIE stakeholders. Access the HIE Toolkit

Public Health & HIE Toolkit

For public health departments. Access the Public Health & HIE Toolkit

Interoperability Toolkit

The Interoperability Toolkit will help you better navigate through the various standards development organizations (SDOs) and guide you to the tools and resources needed to deploy interoperable healthcare information and technology (HIT) systems. It is also intended to highlight the thought leadership of volunteers working together to analyze the foundations of health information and technology interoperability. Access the Interoperability Toolkit

HIE inPractice

The HIE inPractice provides in-depth looks at specific HIE and health information and technology organizations, featuring success stories, lessons learned and best practices.

Information Xchange eNewsletter

Stay up-to-date with the lnformation Xchange, our monthly eNewsletter with extended coverage of all aspects, issues and topics pertaining to interoperability and standards leading to health information exchange.


Interact with the industry's leading experts on the HIMSS Blog

Call for Speakers

Volunteer to be a Speaker on a quarterly HIMSS Interoperability & Health Information Exchange Community Roundtable

If you are an industry leader or expert in the field health information exchange, interoperability or standards who would like to present to the HIMSS I&HIE Community at a future Quarterly Roundtable, please submit your topic and a brief description of your speaking proposal for a 45-minute presentation to The proposals must be vendor-neutral and educational in nature. You can review past presentations and topics here. We look forward to hearing from you!