Standards Compliant Electronic Medical Record and
Device Interoperability Framework
 
 
 

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Health Standards

  • Health Level Seven International:Health Level Seven International (HL7) is the global authority on standards for interoperability of health information technology with members in over 55 countries.Read More
  • Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources (FHIR™): Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources (FHIR™) defines a set of 'resources' to represent health and healthcare administration-related information. These resources express granular clinical and administrative concepts that can be electronically exchanged in order to quickly and effectively solve system interoperability problems in healthcare and related processes. Read More
  • The Certification Commission for Health Information Technology (CCHIT):Widespread adoption of health information technology (health IT) can foster improvements in quality, safety, efficiency and access – key goals in today's national dialog on health reform. These goals also drive the Certification Commission for Health Information Technology (CCHIT®), a nonprofit, 501(c) organization with the public mission of accelerating the adoption of health IT.Read More
  • Clinical Document Architecture (CDA):CDA introduces the concept of incremental semantic interoperability. What this means is that there is a range of complexity allowed within the specification and users must set their own level of compliance. The minimal CDA is a small number of XML-encoded metadata fields (such as provider name, document type, document identifier, and so on) and a body which can be any commonly-used MIME type such as pdf or .doc (Microsoft Word) or even a scanned image file. Read More

 

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Tools

  • OpenEHR:OpenEHR is an open domain-driven platform for developing flexible e-health systems.Read More
  • OpenEMR:OpenEMR is a Free and Open Source electronic health records and medical practice management application that can run on Windows, Linux, Mac OS X, and many other platforms.Read More
  • OpenMRS:OpenMRS is a community-developed, open source, enterprise electronic medical record system. The mission is to improve health care delivery in resource-constrained environments by coordinating a global community to creates and support this software. Read More