September 23, 2009

it's one small step for man, but...

Juhan's HealthCardImage by juhansonin via Flickr
It's happening. Semantic operability is one step closer and Slovenia might need to rethink the omission of costly SNOMED CT implementation. IHTSDO and openEHR have joined in the pursuit of creating semantically interoperable health data/bases. It seems a very plausible idea to connect the largest semantic-ready database of medical terms (SNOMED) and the modern archetype concept that openEHR provides. More at We are looking forward to see more.
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1 comment:

Ian McNicoll said...

Hi Matic,

Nice comments. The openEHR world is starting to pick up pace...

I work for Ocean Informatics on openEHR projects and am in Ljubljana doing some training with one of your vendors next week (29th - 1st October. I am not sure whether I will have much free time but it might be interesting to meet up if you had some time free.