Joint Initiative on SDO Global Health Informatics Standardization
The Joint Initiative on SDO Global Health Informatics Standardization is formed to enable common, timely
health informatics standards by addressing and resolving issues of gaps, overlaps, and counterproductive standardization
» A mutually agreed upon and used decision process for international standardization needs;
» Coordinated standards strategies and plans, with the future goal of making all standards available through ISO;
» An integrated work program; and
» Focused, specific resolution of overlapping or counteracting standards within the participating SDOs existing work programs.
This Council, operating as a council of equals and as a liaison group under ISO/TC 215, consists of the respective leaders and appointed liaison members of the participating SDOs to a
maximum of 3 members per SDO.