Diameter Health: Semantic Interoperability - Unlocking the Potential of Digital Health Information

Interoperability, or the ability to use digital health information across diverse care settings and clinical software, will signicantly improve care delivery in the United States. While much progress on interoperability has been made in the past decade, full medical summaries do not attain “semantic interoperability” or information exchange with meaning. In this whitepaper, we explore key initiatives necessary for achieving interoperable care summaries and steps that can unlock the potential of digital health information.