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International Exchange of Clinical Data - HSXSEPA bidirectional C-CDA exchange with Italy & Canada

HealthShare Exchange of Southeastern PA is the regional Health Information Exchange (HIE) for the Philadelphia region. There are many internationally renowned health systems in Philadelphia with a lot international patients coming into this region for specialized care. The need for international data exchange became very real during the Papal visit of 2015 to Philadelphia and kick started a proof of concept project by exchanging clinical data with Italy using IHE standards (XCA). 
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  • C-CDA
  • CDA
  • IHE
  • International Exchange
  • XCA
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