openEHR Foundation Update
openEHR membership, elections and governance changes
Press Release: openEHR 'in vivo'
openEHR Foundation announces Industry Partner program to develop new release, 50 new archetypes, and compliance criteria.
Professor Dipak Kalra becomes President of EuroRec
In a slightly belated announcement, the Foundation would like to recognise that Professor Dipak Kalra MD, PhD, head of department at the UCL Center for Health Informatics and Multi-Professional Education (CHIME) and openEHR board member, took office as president of Eurorec.
openEHR Transition Update
The Interim Board of the openEHR Foundation has largely agreed the basis for going forward based on the face-to-face meeting in London and feedback from a number of parties.
Board statement on Clinical Knowledge Manager
What is Clinical Knowledge Manager? The Clinical Knowledge Manager (CKM) application is used by the openEHR Foundation to provide governance of archetypes, templates and terminology reference sets, and to facilitate discussions and communication about these assets within the openEHR community.
Interim board announces new openEHR Program groups
The interim Board of Directors has now established 4 programs: Specifications, Software, Clinical Modelling and Localisation. Each Program has a Committee which will grow to up to 9 members and a list of Qualified Members to support each committee.
Update on openEHR Governance
The new Board of Directors has met on four occasions and set the new directions for the Foundation. Personal changes have occured in the Board. Formal IP assignments of all the openEHR assets including all archetypes have been completed.
openEHR Transition Announcement
A new Interim Board of openEHR has been created to take openEHR to a new level of operations; a new structure, business model and governance.
Message from the Chair of the openEHR Board
A Personal Message to the openEHR Community. I wrote here some time ago of my forthcoming retirement and our wish and intention, as a Board, to pass the mantle of openEHR to the best possible new leadership and ownership, from October 1st.
openEHR / IHTSDO Update from the Board
At the end of August, the Foundation Board posted an announcement about progress of discussions with IHTSDO concerning governance of archetypes and SNOMED terminology, expecting to be in a position to report back by mid-October.
openEHR / IHTSDO explore IP integration, governance, SNOMED archetypes
The openEHR Foundation core team held a two-day meeting with senior representatives of the IHTSDO. The meeting explored the potential for integration of the IP held by the openEHR Foundation and that of the IHTSDO under the governance arrangements, internationally, of the IHTSDO.
openEHR Archetype Editorial Group launched
The lead group for archetype authoring has been formed - the Archetype Editorial Group. This group will work with Sebastian Garde to finalise the process for the authoring of archetypes and begin the ratification of all archetypes.
openEHR ARB formation
The Foundation has formally appointed an openEHR Architectural Review Board (ARB), with 8 members, to review future changes proposed to openEHR specifications and software.
openEHR has 256 members
There are now 256 members from 42 countries - so we are a veritable international group! Thank you for your participation.
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