FHIR-Based APIs Health Gorilla Becomes Largest CommonWell Connector
Fred Pennic | March 06, 2020
Health Gorilla, a provider of FHIR-based APIs, today announced that it has successfully connected more than a dozen healthcare organizations to the CommonWell Health Alliance network. Health Gorilla is the first live CommonWell Connector™, which enables their clients to connect with more than 15,000 participating provider sites within the CommonWell nationwide network. Health Gorilla’s FHIR-based API allows digital health developers to retrieve comprehensive clinical data from participating hospitals and clinics to facilitate patient care without having to do direct integrations. Among the newly connected organizations are DrChrono, MDPortals, and WellVia. DrChrono is one of the largest EMR and technology platforms among medical practices. MDPortals provides health systems with a complete longitudinal health record to physicians and proactively flags critical care updates. WellVia connects patients to board-certified physicians and behavioral health specialists through phone, mobile devices, and video.