Healthcare related links

As I find healthcare related articles and resources, I'll post them here.

EHR Articles

The Data Model That Nearly Killed Me

The Cost of EMR in the USA - MIT Technology Review

The Guardian writes about Healthcare records and privacy

Dr.Rant comments on the Guardian article

Government EHR vs Personal EHR in Australia

 

Blogs

http://www.healthcareguy.com/

 

Programming

Mirth Project: Open Source healthcare integration engine

HL7 Processor Demonstration - Java CAPS 6/JBI and OpenESB

HIPAA Suite: HIPAA EDI

HealthForge.org 

 

Consumer Healthcare

Microsoft HealthVault healthvault.com/

Google Health www.google.com/health

Google Health API http://groups.google.com/group/googlehealthdevelopers?pli=1

EMR on a memory key http://www.emrservicesofcanada.com/

 

Government / Industry Groups

Canada Health Infoway www.infoway-inforoute.ca/lang-en/

Canadian Institutes of Health Research http://www.cihr-irsc.gc.ca

NSERC Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada www.nserc-crsng.gc.ca/index_eng.asp

HiMSS Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society himss.org/ASP/index.asp

WEDI Workgroup for Electronic Data Interchange wedi.org/

 

Companies

Allscripts http://www.allscripts.com/