Poised to be watershed year for healthcare IT, 2015 is already bringing with it lofty projections for how everything from SMS to EHR systems will make contemporary healthcare more efficient and effective.

To that end, HealthIT.gov recently published its Shared Nationwide Interoperability Roadmap: The Journey to Better Health and Care.

“The nation relies on Health IT to securely, efficiently and effectively share electronic health information with patient consent to achieve better care, smarter spending and healthier people. Interoperability will transform our health system from a static one to a learning health system that improves individual, community and population health.”

The following infographic shows us where we are with healthcare IT but, more importantly, it also shows us where we are going.