Wednesday, October 5, 2011

IHE IT Infrastructure Cross-Enterprise Workflow Supplement ready for Trial Implementation

This is a going to be a highly re-used fundamental profile. As it is published by the ITI committee it doesn’t do much, but when other committees put it together with a clinical workflow it becomes a powerful tool to drive workflows across enterprise boundaries. For example, enabling the kind of workflow that Keith discusses in A Patient's Viewpoint of Provider Workflow
 IHE Community, IHE IT Infrastructure Technical Framework supplement published for Trial Implementation 
The IHE IT Infrastructure Technical Committee has published the following Technical Framework supplement as of October 3, 2011:·         Cross-Enterprise Document Workflow (XDW)
Note:  This supplement will be tested for the first time at the IHE Europe Connectathon in May 2012
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