RECAINSA in OpenHIE
Skill Sets to be Contributed to the OpenHIE Initiative
RECAINSA has a strong network both individuals and organizations which can contribute and add great value to the OpenHIE communities, especially in Latin America where OpenHIE is still starting to be known. One of the most important RECAINSA contributions is the media rich which practically covered all Americas Region and also other more regions through the collaboration with other digital health networks over the world.
Role within the Community
RECAINSA’s desired role within the OpenHIE community is in providing technical contribution in topics related with interoperability architecture and standards, governance, security and privacy, among other where the RECAINSA’s commission can add expertise to the community. RECAINSA can play an important role disseminating OpenHIE contents and other information in Spanish language for all Latin America community, promoting the benefits and engagement actors and stakeholders to participate in this initiative.
Contributions to the OpenHIE community
RECAINSA promote the best practices based in evidence and standards on digital health, including the interoperability, health information exchange, cybersecurity and the data governance, among other, through digital events like webinars and workshops, and digital publications like factsheets and blog publications. In this line, RECAINSA have began to contribute with OpenHIE community, disseminating information through a blog post in Spanish (https://recainsa.org/bienvenidos-a-openhie-comprometerse y-comenzar-a-trabajar-hacia-el-intercambio-de-informacion-en-salud/) and within the participation of Vital Wave representing to OpenHIE community in the Webinar “Health Data Governance: Interoperability and Standards”.
Additionally, members of RECAINSA’s commission started to participate in the OpenHIE communities and the expectation is to have more members involved as Spanish language spaces and exchange will increase, theme where RECAINSA can highly contribute.
Finally, RECAINSA has a strong commitment with Central American governments engagement to strengthen the national digital health strategies, and it seems to OpenHIE architecture with high potential as a part of the adoption of best practices to include in the countries digital transformation agenda.