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Azure API for FHIR enables rapid exchange of data through Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources (FHIR®) APIs, backed by a managed Platform-as-a Service (PaaS) offering in the cloud. It makes it easier for anyone working with health data to ingest, manage, and persist Protected Health Information PHI in the cloud.

Getting Started

Getting Started

  1. 5/29/2019, Video, 0:02:35
    In this video, you'll get an introduction to Azure API for FHIR. Azure API for FHIR allows you to easily create and deploy a FHIR service for health data solutions. Sign...
  2. 7/26/2019, Video, 0:20:11
    Michael Hansen joins Scott Hanselman to explain what FHIR is and how to get started with FHIR on Azure. Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources (or, FHIR) is a new standard...
  3. 2/25/2020, Website
    FHIR® – Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources (hl7.org/fhir) – is a next generation standards framework created by HL7.

Azure API for FHIR News

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  Welcome to the monthly Healthcare and Life Sciences blog recap, April edition! Check out the highlights below:   Microsoft Teams Summit Viva Learning: Interested in improving your employee...
4/28/2022, MS Tech Community
Co-Author: Irene Joseph, Senior Program Manager   Contributor: Linishya Vaz, Principal Product Manager    1. Introduction   HL7 Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources (FHIR®) is quickly...
4/20/2022, MS Tech Community
We continue to expand the Azure Marketplace ecosystem. For this volume, 134 new offers successfully met the onboarding criteria and went live. See details of the new offers below:   Get it...
4/13/2022, MS Tech Community
We continue to expand the Azure Marketplace ecosystem. For this volume, 104 new offers successfully met the onboarding criteria and went live. See details of the new offers below:   Get it...
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3/23/2022, MS Tech Community
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3/15/2022, MS Tech Community
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1/31/2022, MS Tech Community
Welcome to the monthly Healthcare and Life Sciences blog recap, January edition. Check out the highlights below: FHIR Microsoft and FHIR: Learn how Microsoft has created several FHIR...
1/27/2022, MS Tech Community
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1/18/2022, MS Tech Community
We are so excited to be back, we took a much-needed break over the holidays but now we have some great content and speakers lined up over the next few months. We have topics around clinician...
1/11/2022, MS Tech Community
FHIR (Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources) describes how to use resources and an API to exchange electronic medical records (EMRs). With the introduction of Azure API for...
12/29/2021, MS Tech Community
  Welcome to the monthly Healthcare and Life Sciences blog recap, December edition. Check out the highlights below:   FHIR Reusable Search Control for FHIR: Learn how to create a highly...
12/17/2021, MS Tech Community
  Searching a FHIR resource is simple.  But what if you want to create a highly reusable search form?  In this article we walk through a highly reusable search control. FHIR Search Scenario Let’s...
12/15/2021, MS Tech Community
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11/30/2021, MS Tech Community
  Welcome to the monthly Healthcare and Life Sciences blog recap, November edition. Check out the highlights below:   Power BI Art of the Possible Power BI Session: Interested in learning how...
11/30/2021, MS Tech Community
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11/29/2021, MS Tech Community
Introduction Although Azure API for FHIR is relatively easy to provision, it is not always easy to configure permissions. In this article, I will show you how to troubleshoot some common reasons...