Welcome to the HL7 FHIR Foundation

The HL7® FHIR® Foundation promotes global adoption and implementation of the FHIR® platform standard. The foundation provides information, educational materials, tools, websites, and project support that helps the FHIR community collaborate, align, and expand. The foundation seeks to improve the interoperability of health data with a goal of improving the quality, efficiency and effectiveness of healthcare.

About the HL7 FHIR Foundation

fhir.org and associated web sites are run by the HL7 FHIR Foundation on behalf of the FHIR community. The HL7 FHIR Foundation is closely affiliated with the Health Level Seven, International (HL7) standards community. The HL7 FHIR Foundation is a non-profit chartered in the United States as a 501c3, FHIR.org is international in scope.

HL7 is dedicated to the development and maintenance of healthcare-related interoperability standards, including FHIR. FHIR.org focuses on supporting the use and implementation of a specific standard – HL7 FHIR.

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  • Thanks to Google Cloud for providing the compute infrastructure for the FHIR Foundation

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Privacy Statement

The HL7 FHIR Foundation is committed to respecting the privacy of its members and visitors

The FHIR Foundation supports an open source community and specification development project that are dedicated to enabling health interoperability through FHIR. Our privacy policy reflects that mission.

Any contributions you make to the project through its various forums (Community Discussion, Chat, Wiki etc) are or will be publicly available, not private.

Any personal identifying information that identifies you as an individual, such as your name, email address, credit card information, passwords, etc. that the FHIR Foundation receives when you register as a member or get a login will not be shared with any 3rd party, nor will it be used by the FHIR Foundation for any other purpose other than our goals as described on this website.