[Image: from CatSalut website] A slide on the future of HIT, from the openEHR conference hosted by the Catalan Health System (CatSalut), 06 June 2023, Barcelona. WHAT HOW RESULT
openEHR was officially created on 13 March 2003, 20 years ago today. Prof David Ingram thought of the name, and he and a small band of optimists – Dr Sam Heard, Dr Dipak Kalra, David Lloyd and myself – launched …
When someone asks me what resources are available to provide an overview of openEHR, this is a list of resources I share…
One of the basic elements of design common to all workflow languages, including YAWL and BPMN, is the inclusion of logical expressions on decision nodes. This seems harmless, and we followed it in openEHR’s Task Planning. However, it is clear …
Colleagues in e-health often say to me: why don’t you make openEHR easier to map to <insert popular interop standard> (used to be HL7v3, then HL7 CDA, now, HL7 FHIR… DSTU2/3/4/5?). To which I usually reply: if you are implying …
Despite using the same underlying tool, not all CKMs are equal. Rather than ‘one CKM to rule them all’, each CKM exists for a specific reason – for example intent, geographical domain, servicing a common community. This allows countries, organisations or programs to operate autonomously from each other when they need to. All CKMs operate independently of each other, with their own Editors and Administrators.
Now for a blog version of my celebrating the achievements of the international openEHR Clinical Modelling Program, its' Editors, & its' community of volunteer reviewers. I'm so proud of these people, these models. Together we've achieved something truly unique & groundbreaking ????????????????????
The openEHR Clinical Modelling Program commenced life as the Archetype Editorial Group and ‘operated’ between 2007 and 2012-ish. The in 2007 described it as the lead group for archetype authoring. Comprising a group of doctors influential in health IT and friendly to the openEHR approach selected by Sam Heard (Ocean, AU) in the first instance, the announcement also states the intent to develop a nursing group would be convened soon after.
As I leave my leadership role in the Clinical Modelling Program, let me start by sharing with you some facts and insights…
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