Healthcare Ideas - collaboratively developed with Carlos, David, Hans
 REALITY CHECK: Robert Sheppard
Electronic health records. When will Canadian doctors join the computer age?
http://healthblogontario.squarespace.com/ - health system insiders
http://www.itl.nist.gov/Healthcare%20Summit/intro.htm - October 18-19, 2006 NIST Gaithersburg Campus Gaithersburg, Maryland 20899
ELECTRONIC HEALTH RECORDS AND INFORMATION SYSTEMS November 27 - 28, 2006 St. Andrew's Club and Conference Centre - 150 King Street West, Toronto - http://www.insightinfo.ca/conferences/brochures/brochure.cfm?product_code=HCC06037
http://openmrs.org/wiki/OpenMRS - java based MRS based on standard model
Having found the UML model of the Document Body in the document nigh-indigestible, I have remodelled it, correcting a few minor errors en-route. I modelled it from the normative part of the document, apart from the Table-related classes, which are not fully described in it. The diagram has not been checked by anyone else, and may contain errors of mine.
The Open Healthcare Framework addresses part of an need to improve the levels of interoperability between applications and systems within and across healthcare organizations – corporate and regions.
CHIRIS (Canada Health Infoway Reference Implementation Suite) is a demonstration of Electronic Health Record (EHR) interoperability messaging created by Canada Health Infoway. The project demonstrates and proves Patient Registry interoperability messaging
A set of specifications and reference implementations.
UML model for OpenEHR:
 Personal Health Record
The ability to access, and manipulate data with computers and networks, as well as interacting with healthcare systems and people.
Massive aggregation should also provide a useful way to correlate data, with a focus on quality of life.
The challenges are definining interoperable standards that are meaningful so they can be processed by computers and read by people.
 Google Health
http://www.nytimes.com/2008/05/20/technology/20google.html?_r=2&oref=slogin&oref=slogin - Google Offers Personal Health Records on the Web
http://science.slashdot.org/article.pl?sid=08/05/23/0520223&from=rss - Delving Into Google Health's Privacy Concerns
http://www.google.com/health_hipaa.html - Google Health and HIPAA
Indivo is the world's first personally-controlled health record system. It enables a patient to own a complete, secure copy of her medical record, integrating health information across sites of care and over time.
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