OSCON: Open Source Meets Health Care Industry?
Jul 12, 2010, 22:36 (0 Talkback[s])
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"The health care sector is set for a technology-driven
transformation as the federal government pushes adoption of
electronic health records and pursues national health information
exchange. Hardly surprising, the Open Source Convention (OSCON) has
a health care track that will focus on open EHR/EMR software and
the government's standards-based Nationwide Health Information
Network (NHIN) among other topics. What's in it for VARs? Here are
"Resellers could find themselves involved in implementing or
hosting open source health software. Building applications that
take advantage of NHIN is another possibility.
"So here's a summary of what you can glean form OSCON 2010,
slated to run July 19-23 in Portland, Ore.:"