What is the current technology state of HL7 from health care enterprise implementation?
Answer Question | February 21, 2013 3:50 pm
Currently I’m dealing with HL7v3 and M2M-Transformation. I want to translate some HL7v3 data structures in another model based on another meta-model. My problem I have is, that I can’t find a usable HL7 UML profile. There are several websites where is written that there is a UML profile for HL7. For example MDHT should...
Answer Question | May 14, 2012 10:56 am
HL7, HL7v3, profile, uml
What do you think will be the hottest topic at HIMSS this year?
Answer Question | February 8, 2012 4:12 am
Has the HL7 CDA vs ASTM CCR debate been decided by the RECs?
Answer Question | December 16, 2011 3:12 pm
CCR, CDA, HL7, RECs, Regional Extension Centers
Can RECs survive past when their grant money runs out? Will physicians be able to rely on RECs for education and support after the funding runs out, or will most of them fold their tents?
Answer Question | December 15, 2011 9:55 pm
ONC, RECs, Regional Extension Centers
It seems to me that the FDA is still a little apprehensive when it comes to getting involved in setting standards for medical device security – even though IT security issues in this space can directly impact patient safety. What are industry leaders and manufacturers doing to work together on this important issue of medical...
Answer Question | July 11, 2011 7:31 pm
FDA, HIPAA, medical devices, Modality, security
What were some of the best things seen at the HIMSS 2011?
Answer Question | April 28, 2011 2:40 am
In HL7 EHRS functional Model, Release 1 there are three sections (Direct Care, Supportive, and Information Infrastructure) and each section has many clauses or standards. CCHIT is built on HL7 model and is used as certification standard for EMRs. It is structured differently from HL7 – there are no sections and all clauses / standards...
Answer Question | June 16, 2012 2:01 pm
There are several organizations that offer professional health IT certification. For instance, HIMSS offers the Certified Professional in Healthcare Information and Management Systems (CPHIMS). What is the practical value of these types of certifications?
Answer Question | January 9, 2011 8:31 pm
How will the Department of Health and Human Services medical loss ratio (MLR) regulations affect health plans and provider reimbursement?
Answer Question | December 7, 2010 4:11 pm
Why some body need to change the key image note or the DICOM structured report to HL7 CDA format.What benefit one can derieve with this approach.
Answer Question | December 6, 2010 7:24 pm
CDA, HL7, PACs, Structured report
Are you planning on attending HIMSS 2011 in Orlando? If so, what are you looking forward to hearing about? I hope to see you there.
Answer Question | December 20, 2010 5:19 am
What is splitting and merging in PACS and what is the use case for the Split and merge.Does RIS vendor RIS PACS provide this features as standard
Answer Question | October 1, 2010 7:02 pm
I was ver interested in the following web site. It shows how helpful for many patients it is to share their medical condition as well as what has elped them cope/deal with their health condition. Does this pose a privacy concern? or is it a great way to show the value of sharing data. Web...
Answer Question | September 20, 2010 2:57 am
PatientsLikeMe, sharing data
Does anyone know how many organizations will be selected to as ONC-Authorized Testing and Certification Bodies? Currently, there are two groups listed: Certification Commission for Health Information Technology (CCHIT) – Chicago, Ill. Drummond Group Inc. (DGI) – Austin, Texas I think we all knew that CCHIT was going to be on the list. How many...
Answer Question | October 5, 2010 4:58 am
ehr, electronic health record, health IT, ONC
How does RIS support MQSA.Does JCI compliance mandates to comply with MQSA
Answer Question | August 31, 2010 4:53 am
JCAHO, JCI, MQSA, RIS
What is single signon in RIS-PACS context.What is context sharing and CCOW?
Answer Question | August 24, 2010 11:14 am
CCOW, HL7, PACs, RIS
What is HL7 standard and Where does HL7 fits into RIS PACS which is predominantly using DICOM standard for Integration.
Answer Question | August 5, 2010 11:15 am
HL7, Integration, Interoperability and health information exchange, PACs, RIS
Opensource products has been used in healthcare for many years now. Many of which deployed at hospitals wich one has accomplished HIMSS Stage 7 and others use it to exchange data across federal, state and private entities such as the NHIN. The question that I would like to get input on is: Has anyone seen...
Answer Question | July 16, 2010 4:02 am
ehr, EMR, VA