InterSystems unveiled its new IRIS FHIR accelerator service earlier this week.
WHY IS IT IMPORTANT
As developers work on HL7 FHIR applications for different healthcare use cases, they need a way to manage the data that feeds them. InterSystems designed this new service as a fully managed enterprise server, providing developers with a secure and scalable repository for storage and sharing.
The goal of the technology, based on the InterSystems IRIS data platform, is to simplify the storage of data in IoMT, electronic health records and research databases, according to Scott Gnau, head of platforms. -data forms for InterSystems.
Key features include predefined authorization and authentication with OpenID Connect and OAuth 2.0 using the Cognito Authorization Server, which includes intuitive methods for selecting custom FHIR scopes and allows developers to easily configure control over time. ‘access for users and applications.
Others include API keys that authenticate incoming FHIR requests, a developer interface to help more efficient testing, and support for the latest R4 version of HL7 FHIR, including US master data for interoperability, or USCDI.
In addition to high availability using mirroring and continuous updates automatically provided, IRIS FHIR Accelerator Services support batch import of FHIR batches via secure file transfer protocol , or sFTP, which makes it easy to get started quickly in application development.
THE BIGGEST TREND
This is the latest offering in Intelligent Data Services from InterSystems, designed to help customers access enterprise database, interoperability and analytics technologies as managed services smaller, flexible and cloud-centric. Another recent example is HealthShare Message Transformation Services for Amazon HealthLake, which was introduced earlier this summer.
ON THE RECORD
“With a solution like InterSystems IRIS FHIR Accelerator Service, developers have the technology they need to leverage interoperability and create solutions to reduce costs, improve patient engagement, facilitate better outcomes and strengthen their initiatives. innovation, ”said Don Woodlock, Head of Healthcare Solutions. for InterSystems, in a statement.
“With a fully managed offering like InterSystems IRIS FHIR Accelerator Service, developers don’t have to worry about the traditional infrastructure issues associated with an FHIR server, including backup and restore, maintenance and high availability,” said added Gnau.