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First openEHR meetings held in Shanghai, China
Last week an event was hosted by the ambassadors for openEHR in China and an openEHR presentation featured at the China mHealth & Medical Software conference

Slovenia builds Arthroplasty register on OpenEHR
Slovenia launches their National Arthroplasty Registry of Slovenia (RES) on the OpenEHR platform

Slovenia builds Athroplasty register on OpenEHR
Slovenia launches their National Arthroplasty Registry of Slovenia (RES) on the OpenEHR platform

openEHR selected as part of NHS England interoperability strategy
Read about the strategy, download the Interoperability Handbook

Stack Exchange area
openEHR Stack Exchange area proposal

Specifications Committee May 2015 meeting
openEHR Specifications Ed. Comm. (SEC) working on roadmap of next releases

Election results - openEHR Management Board
New Management Board election results annnounced

Specifications Editorial Committee (SEC) formation
The new openEHR SEC has been created and will commence work on 2015 releases.

Management Board election update
Update on openEHR Management Board elections.

Pulse+IT Magazine: A project for better collaboration
An article on collaboration between FHIR and openEHR in Australia's Pulse+IT magazine, by Bridget Kirkham.

Arctic conf on dual-level modelling - resources
Videos of presentations from Arctic conf 2014

Pulse+IT Magazine: It's all about the data
An article on CKM and its deployment in Australia's Pulse+IT magazine, by Heather Leslie.

OMG e-health summit openEHR participation
Thomas Beale and Rong Chen attended the OMG e-health summit this week, devised and facilitated by Ken Rubin (HP health vertical).

openEHR Primary Care project starts in Salvador, Brazil
Gustavo M. Bacelar-Silva MD has launched a new project "openEHR-based pervasive health information system for primary care: First Brazilian Experience for Public Care" at SENAI - Cimatec (industrial college in Salvador).

Erik Sundvall's EHR PhD thesis published online
Erik Sundvall's PhD thesis entitled "Scalability and Semantic Sustainability in Electronic Health Record Systems" is now available online. It contains many openEHR-related papers and discussions.

Publications on openEHR and open source
A special issue of the Canadian journal, Technology Innovation Management Review, has just been published and features open source software sustainability.

Creation of National Center for Archetypes in Bratislava
A National Center for Archetypes (NCA STU), specialising in knowledge structures for Slovak e-health, has been launched, supported by the management of Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava (STU) and the Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology (FEI STU).

David Ingram interview with Talkstandards
In an exclusive interview with Talkstandards, Professor David Ingram of openEHR, outlines some of his expectations for the future of ICT in the health care sector.

OSHIP gets CLIPS decision support engine
The Open Source Health Information Platform (OSHIP) has integrated the "gold standard" forward chaining inference engine CLIPS in order to support complex decision support requirements. turned off
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