Tuesday, April 29, 2008

9th International HL7 Interoperability Conference IHIC2008

9th International HL7 Interoperability Conference
, 8-11 October, 2008, Chersonissos, Crete, Greece.

Deadline for submission of extended abstracts is April 30, 2008. Visit the website www.hl7.org.gr/ihic2008

Thematic Priorities

HL7 implementation experience from regional, transregional, or national implementation:
§ HL7 v2.x and 3.0 messages
§ Clinical Document Architecture (CDA)
§ ePrescription and eClaims
§ Collaborative use of standards, HL7 in IHE profiles
§ Terminologies, ontologies and Coding Systems
· Business Models for reimbursement & large scale deployment:
§ Global initiatives beyond HIPPA and the European Health Insurance Card (eHIC)
§ Electronic Healthcare Record: from strategy to implementation.
§ Knowledge deployment processes for education, certification
§ Legal and regulatory issues.
· HL7 standards for Security, Confidentiality and Trust.
· Beyond HL7 messages and documents. - Challenges ahead
· HL7 in consumer health:
§ HL7 v3 for Personal health records and health plans
§ environmental health and personalized health early warning (e.g. pollution, allergies)
§ HL7 CDA for Personal health devices, smart appliances, health cards
· HL7 in population health and decision support
§ epidemiology, disease surveillance and control
§ geographical information systems for population health
§ disaster medicine, emergency management and public health
§ clinical genomics and family history

IHE Workshop Program

Thursday October 9, 2008, 8:30-15:00

IHEIntegrating the Health Enterpise (IHE) Orientation Workshop

(preliminary program)

Charles Parisot, Eric Poiseau

8:30-10:30 The IHE Standards Adoption Process: achieving practical interoperability

From Standards to IHE Profiles, closing the compatibility gaps

- regional and national health information exchange projects: connecting care

- integrated hospital (radiology, laboratory, cardiology, pathology, etc.)

10:30 – 11:00 Coffee Break

11:00-12:30 Users and Vendors working together: how can I contribute & influence IHE

- role of national IHE, IHE-Europe, IHE International and Domain Committees

From IHE Profiles to conformance testing, closing the implementation gap

- Helping the implementers, testing tools, connectathons

12:30 – 13:30 Lunch Break

13:30-15:00 How to use IHE resources: hands on experience

- technical Frameworks: navigating, Q&A

- test tools: finding, using, configuring

- participating in the testing process