Call for Proposals for Microsoft HUG Exchange 2010 Now Open!

Microsoft Health Users Group Exchange 2010 Transforming Health to Achieve Meaningful Use Microsoft Corporate Campus Redmond, WA September 22nd& 23rd Interested in presenting at Microsoft Health Users Group Exchange 2010 in Redmond, WA? The Call for Proposal process for the next event is now open! The Microsoft Health User Group is looking for submissions that…

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Public comments period open for IHE IT Infrastructure (ITI) new supplements

The IHE IT Infrastructure (ITI) Technical Committee has published the following supplements to the ITI Technical Framework for Public Comment.  If you are involved with health data and information services projects, I encourage you to review these documents and post your comments before June 24. Cross-Enterprise User Assertion – Attribute Extension (XUA++) Deferred Document and…

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Clinical Documentation Solution Accelerator now available for download!

The Clinical Documentation Solution Accelerator (CDSA) for the Microsoft Office system is now released and available for you to download and start using in your clinical applications.  CDSA is a Connected Health Platform resource that enables you or your customer to define and create clinically encoded documents. Documents can be created based upon ready-made templates…

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Microsoft HUG Webcast on the Clinical Documentation Solution Accelerator (CDSA) – May 12

I have a couple of blogs on CDSA here and here.  CDSA was planned for release Mid April but we have experienced some delays.  Andy Payne, the CUI PM from Microsoft UK who is leading this effort will provide an update on the new release date during the CDSA webcast.  You can find below registration…

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Major updates to the Connected Health Platform guidance and tools

Some of you may have noticed already that we have made a major updates to the Microsoft Connected Health Platform (CHP) area on the Health ICT Resource Center.  The update affected the main CHP Silverlight based navigation UI and the guidance, tools and solution accelerator navigation page.  The main CHP (Silverlight) page allows you to…

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Release date for the Clinical Documentation Solution Accelerator

Our team in the UK that is doing the great work on the Clinical Documentation Solution Accelerator (CDSA) for the Microsoft Office System, that we showcased at HIMSS earlier this month have indicated that it will be ready for general release on April 16th.  CDSA is the release name for what was previously known as…

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Answering the Health ICT Challenge: An Optimized Infrastructure

This week we have released a new whitepaper entitled ‘Answering the Health ICT Challenge: An Optimized Infrastructure’. The whitepaper highlights the critical role of an optimized infrastructure as a foundation for meaningful use of health ICT systems. Meaningful use of Health ICT is not just a US issue, it is really about being able to…

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Microsoft U-Prove technology helps with both security and privacy

At the RSA conference this week, Microsoft announced the availability of the U-Prove Community Technology Preview (CTP).  The U-Prove CTP integrates with the Microsoft identity platform technologies (Windows Identity Foundation, Windows CardSpace 2.0, and Active Directory Federation Services 2.0) and enables the issuance and presentation of cryptographically protected claims in a manner that provides multi-party…

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The Microsoft cloud story is out – We’re All In

Often times we get driven by acronyms such as ones you are probably being bombarded with on daily basis. SaaS, PaaS, and IaaS. These acronyms provide a practical view and ‘How To’ steps to help those of us trying to figure out how to plug into The Cloud and add value to individuals, organizations, or…

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From Day 1 at HIMSS 2010 – Microsoft and Partners announcements

I arrived to Atlanta late Saturday so that I can attend the Microsoft Health Users Group Exchange (Microsoft HUG) event on Sunday. Full day agenda with great conversations and sessions where Customers, Partners, and Microsoft presenters highlighted impressive health products and solutions. Microsoft HUG attendees got an early peak at the Health Community Connect Solution…

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