Chapter 1: How to Integrate and Exchange Data.
Also available at: http://caristix.com/blog/2012/11/hl7-survival-guide-chapter-1-how-to-integrate-and-exchange-data/
This guide is for healthcare integration analysts and their managers. HL7 interfacing and interoperability – you can’t live without it but that doesn’t mean you have to suffer as you work to connect the systems that make your environment hum along. This guide will help you get a firm grasp on all the challenges, standards, and choices you need to make along the way, whether you’re developing interfaces on your own or working with a third party.