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SMART on FHIR with Okta

See the Okta SMART on FHIR - Implementation Template asset, which walks you through how to set up a reference SMART on FHIR implementation on Anypoint Platform using Okta as the identity provider.

The Substitutable Medical Applications and Reusable Technology (SMART) is a web/mobile app, which is typically embedded in EHR but can also serve as a standalone smartphone app. SMART on FHIR provides a consistent approach to security and data requirements for health applications. It also provides a workflow to securely request access to data, receive the data, and use the data.

SMART on FHIR addresses the following three key aspects:

  • Identity and access management by using the OpenID Connect identity management protocol with different categories of scopes

    • Clinical data (example, patient/

    • Contextual data (example, launch/patient)

    • Identity data (example, openid fhirUser)

  • Access to the data using FHIR based APIs

  • Launch workflow for different use cases such as:

    • Patient apps that launch standalone

    • Patient apps that launch from an EHR portal

    • Provider apps that launch standalone

    • Provider apps that launch from an EHR portal

Anypoint platform supports SMART on FHIR in the following ways: