Past Events

OSEHRA 2018 Open Source Summit

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Type: 
Conference
Date: 
July 18, 2018 (All day) - July 20, 2018 (All day)

The Open Source Electronic Health Record Alliance (OSEHRA) will host its 7th Annual Open Source Summit: The Open Road for Government Innovation from Wednesday, July 18 through Friday, July 20, 2018 at the Bethesda North Marriott Hotel and Conference Center. This year’s three-day Summit will highlight open source initiatives across Federal and State agencies, and the increasing level of public-private partnership in major programs. It will also explore emerging hybrid proprietary/open source efforts such as the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs' Electronic Health Record Modernization (EHRM) and how to optimize open source utilization and community involvement.

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One-Click Deployment of VistA Development Sandbox in Azure Cloud

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Type: 
Seminar/Webinar
Date: 
June 26, 2018 - 3:00pm - 4:00pm

The one-click deployment of VistA Development Sandbox in Azure Cloud is part of OSEHRA’s continuing effort to make the deployment of VistA easier for members of the VistA community.  With an Azure account, a user now can deploy VistA with CPRS, Vitals, BCMA, and Synthea patient generator with a single click, and in about half an hour, a user can begin using all the applications without further setup.

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Healthcare IT & Analytics Summit 2018

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Type: 
Conference
Date: 
June 21, 2018 (All day) - June 22, 2018 (All day)
Location: 
Baltimore, MD
United States

The Healthcare IT & Analytics Summit is a gathering for C-Suite & Industry Thought Leaders to discuss IT, Data & Analytics, and cybersecurity challenges currently facing the healthcare industry. We will examine such issues as patient care, controlling costs, improving reimbursements, securing patient and data privacy, and transforming data into actionable information to make smarter business and clinical decisions.

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36th VistA Community Meeting

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Type: 
Conference
Date: 
June 16, 2018 (All day) - June 18, 2018 (All day)
Location: 
George Mason University
United States

The VistA community will be gathering at George Mason University Center for Discovery Science and Health Informatics, for the 36th VistA Community Meeting (VCM). The goal of VistA Community Meetings is for those involved in the VistA Community to network & collaborate, i.e., to share ideas and work, with the objective of moving VistA & the VistA community forward.

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Missing Maps Stirling Mapathon

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Type: 
Conference
Date: 
June 13, 2018 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Location: 
Stirling
United Kingdom

Geographic information and technology specialist thinkWhere is supporting the global humanitarian Missing Maps project by hosting a series of mapathons in Stirling, Scotland. In the evening of 13th June 2018, around 50 local community volunteers, including members of the thinkWhere team, will collaborate on a crowd-sourced Missing Maps data capture project. The fourth event of its kind organised by thinkWhere, it will be the first to be held at the company’s new premises at CodeBase, Stirling.

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OSEHRA's Open API and Open Architecture (OA2) Workgroup Purpose, Goals and Scope

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Type: 
Seminar/Webinar
Date: 
May 22, 2018 - 3:00pm - 4:00pm

Operational Healthcare IT systems in clinical facilities large and small commonly leverage a mix of Open Source, Commercial and custom built components. As the industry moves from closed monolithic EHRs toward a new era of Open APIs to integrate new applications with legacy systems the effort and risk of integrating those components together will be greatly reduced, but to be fully effective system designers and integrators must have more than a set of independent APIs.

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2018 Health Datapalooza

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Type: 
Conference
Date: 
April 26, 2018 (All day) - April 27, 2018 (All day)

The gathering place for people and organizations creating knowledge from data and pioneering innovations that drive health policy and practice. Health Datapalooza sits at the nexus of ideas, evidence, and execution. Where Federal policymakers and regulatory leads take their seats beside Silicon Valley startups and the health system’s chief information officers. More than a meeting, Health Datapalooza is a diverse community of big thinkers and roll-up-our-sleeves-and-get-it-done problem solvers who share a mission to liberate and use data to improve health and health care.

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OSEHRA Innovation Webinar on the VA's Pharmacy Product System

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Type: 
Seminar/Webinar
Date: 
April 24, 2018 - 3:00pm - 4:00pm

Pharmacy Product System – National 3.0 (PPS-N), released in December 2017, involves major changes to how National drug file updates in VistA systems are distributed and applied. This webinar will give an overview of those changes and will provide transition advice to the broader community. Any users or companies that rely on VistA for a listing of the current drugs will benefit from attending this session.

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2018 State Healthcare IT Connect Summit

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Type: 
Conference
Date: 
April 4, 2018 - 11:00am - April 6, 2018 - 6:00pm
Location: 
Hilton Hotel
401 West Pratt Street
Baltimore, MD 21201
United States

The 2018 summit will be the 9th Annual State Healthcare IT Connect Summit and is expected to bring together more than 700 leaders from the private and public sector to share ideas and benchmark implementation strategies for state health IT systems. Attendees will have access to keynote speeches and panel discussions, collaborative networking roundtables, breakout sessions (choosing between the 5 different tracks available), and the Connect Exhibition...

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OSEHRA Innovation Webinar on the VA's Recently Announced Lighthouse Project

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Type: 
Seminar/Webinar
Date: 
March 27, 2018 - 3:00pm - 4:00pm

On Tuesday, March 27, OSEHRA will present a special Innovation Webinar on the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs’ Lighthouse project, delivered by VA’s  Drew Myklegard. Lighthouse is a proposed Application Programming Interface (API) management platform that allows developers to create mobile and web apps on a set of open standards based APIs including an initial FHIR endpoint. Lighthouse aims to both enable rapid innovation, and be veteran-centric, by giving developers the ability to design solutions that leverage VA data.

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Medical Devices Summit 2018

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Type: 
Conference
Date: 
March 25, 2018 (All day) - March 26, 2018 (All day)
Location: 
Boston, MA
United States

Opal Group, a global conference organizer that caters to top executives and influencers, will bring together the foremost medical and tech experts for its Medical Devices Summit 2018 on March 26 – 27, 2018.  The two-day premier event will take place at the Revere Hotel Boston Common, located on 200 Stuart Street, Boston, MA. “Our Medical Devices Summit has always provided a platform for several of the most important tech and medical names to create deep conversations,” said Michelle Cardinal, Opal Group’s event producer.

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DXC Technology's Digital Health Platform

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Type: 
Seminar/Webinar
Date: 
March 20, 2018 - 3:00pm - 4:00pm

Patient health outcomes are sub-optimal when medical decisions are made based on incomplete, fragments and unstandardized data. DXC Technology has built a reference implementation of a digital health platform (DHP-RI) to address this situation. The DHP-RI aims to recreate the complexity and heterogeneity of a real-world health care organization’s ecosystem complete with multiple EMRs, patient data sources, devices, various common services, and a variety of systems of engagement  (systems benefiting from an integrated and standardized data sets across multiple systems of record).

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Blockchain for Health Data and Its Potential Use in Health IT and Health Care Related Research

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Type: 
Seminar/Webinar
Date: 
February 20, 2018 - 3:00pm - 4:00pm

A national health IT infrastructure based on blockchain has far-reaching potential to promote the development of precision medicine, advance medical research and invite patients to be more accountable for their health. This OSEHRA Innovation Webinar will discuss a blockchain based access-control manager to health records that would advance the industry interoperability challenges and engage millions of individuals, health care providers, health care entities and medical researchers to share vast amounts of genetic, diet, lifestyle, environmental and health data with guaranteed security and privacy protection.

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2017 ONC Annual Meeting: Tackling Barriers to Interoperability and Usability

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Type: 
Conference
Date: 
November 30, 2017 (All day) - December 1, 2017 (All day)

The office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) will hold the 2017 Annual Meeting from November 30 – December 1, 2017 at the Washington Hilton in Washington, DC. The 2-day meeting will gather approximately 1,200 health IT partners and will include a mixture of plenaries and breakout sessions each day. The plenary sessions will include keynote addresses and panel discussions with breakout sessions focusing on interoperability & usability.  Space is limited, so please register as soon as possible. If you require lodging, please make your hotel reservations no later than October 29th in order to take advantage of the special group rate. We anticipate our room block to sell out before this time so we encourage you to make reservations as soon as possible.

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DevOpsDays Warsaw

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Type: 
Conference
Date: 
November 20, 2017 - 8:00am - November 21, 2017 - 5:00pm
Location: 
Gromada Warsaw Airport Hotel
17 Stycznia Street No. 32 02 - 148
Warsaw
Poland

DevOpsDays Warsaw is one of a series of community conferences designed to bring together anyone interested in IT improvement. The first DevOpsDays was held in Ghent, Belgium in 2009 and has since multiplied, with more than a dozen events currently scheduled for 2018. These two-day conference covers topics related to software development, IT infrastructure operations, and the intersection between them...

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China Open Source Conference 2017

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Type: 
Conference
Date: 
November 18, 2017 - 10:50am - November 19, 2017 - 5:45pm
Location: 
Shanghai
China

COSCon 2017 is the first annual China open source meeting focused on open source community, operations of technology community, and open source project promotion. Attendees will have the opportunity to hear keynotes and talks by leaders in the open source community in China...

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HL7 FHIR Devdays 2017

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Type: 
Conference
Date: 
November 15, 2017 - 9:30am - November 17, 2017 - 6:00pm
Location: 
B. Amsterdam, Building B1
Johan Huizingalaan 763a
Amsterdam 1066 VH
Netherlands

Presented by Furore Health Informatics, HL7 FHIR DevDays is a three-day event designed for IT professionals in healthcare to learn about FHIR in a collaborative environment. During the event, attendees will participate in expert-led tutorials, guided hands-on sessions,  one-on-one with interaction with FHIR experts and members of the FHIR Core Team, and opportunities to network with other health IT professionals. The event will also feature a limited number of keynotes and lectures by renowned interoperability experts as well as a social event for attendees in downtown Amsterdam...

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Clinical Data Quality Issues and Clinical Quality Measure Reliability

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Type: 
Seminar/Webinar
Date: 
November 14, 2017 - 3:00pm - 4:00pm

Rich digital clinical data are a staple of modern learning health systems, but suffer from variable and often poor quality. Lack of assurance in data quality can lead to limited trust and utilization by stakeholders, including patients, providers, policy-makers, and researchers. In this webinar, Dr. Nicole Weiskopf will provide a conceptual overview of data quality as it relates to electronic health record data and the reuse of those data for various purposes.

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DevOps Days Galway

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Type: 
Conference
Date: 
November 13, 2017 - 8:00am - November 14, 2017 - 1:00pm
Location: 
Inis Mor Ballroom Radisson Blu Hotel & Spa
Lough Atalia Rd
Galway
Ireland

DevOpsDays Galway is one of a series of community conferences designed to bring together anyone interested in IT improvement. The first DevOpsDays was held in Ghent, Belgium in 2009 and has since multiplied, with more than a dozen events currently scheduled for 2018. These two-day conference covers topics related to software development, IT infrastructure operations, and the intersection between them...

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DevOpsDays Tel Aviv

Event Details
Type: 
Conference
Date: 
November 13, 2017 - 8:00am - November 14, 2017 - 5:00pm
Location: 
Tel Aviv Convention Center
101 Rokach Blvd.
Tel Aviv
Israel

DevOpsDays Tel Aviv is one of a series of community conferences designed to bring together anyone interested in IT improvement. The first DevOpsDays was held in Ghent, Belgium in 2009 and has since multiplied, with more than a dozen events currently scheduled for 2018. These two-day conference covers topics related to software development, IT infrastructure operations, and the intersection between them...

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