ARLINGTON, VA, August 21, 2013 /24-7PressRelease/ -- OSEHRA, the Open Source Electronic Health Record Agent, a nonprofit dedicated to advancing open source health information technology, and The Institute for Defense and Government Advancement (IDGA) announced today that the company is joining the OSEHRA community as a Collaborating Partner. ---
The Institute for Defense & Government Advancement (IDGA) is a non-partisan information-based organization dedicated to the promotion of innovative ideas and latest developments in public service and defense through highly popular live training and networking events, as well as an online community portal.
Dr. Seong Ki Mun, Ph.D., Chief Executive Officer and President, OSEHRA stated, "We are very excited to be working with IDGA to advance the message of open source EHR. Teaming with IDGA opens new channels for potential dialog for both OSEHRA and IDGA with government, military and associated industries that are interested in the advancements and opportunities that exist within the open source electronic health communities and forms the prospective of creating new and enhanced partnerships for both."
According to IDGA Producer Anthony LaRocca "As an innovative force advancing electronic health records, we are very excited to partner with OSEHRA. This partnership will further IDGA's mission of providing informative panels and training programs of leading-edge professionals to ensure the preponderance of highly educational events and networking opportunities nationwide."
The OSEHRA Corporate Forum includes InterSystems, Inc., DSS (Document Storage Systems), Inc., Medsphere Systems Corporation, Northrop Grumman Corporation, AEGIS.net, Inc., The MITRE Corporation, AssureRx Health, Inc., Spin Systems, Inc., MedicaSoft, LLC, MedRed, LLC , the Oroville Hospital, the New School's Parsons Institute for Information Mapping (PiiM), the Department of Veterans Affairs, the Indian Health Service, the VistA Expertise Network and iCare.Com, LLC, and IDGA.
OSEHRA is a nonprofit 501(c)(6) membership organization dedicated to accelerating innovation in electronic health record software and related technology. Founded in 2011, the organization supports an open, collaborative community of users, developers, and researchers engaged in advancing electronic health record software and related health information technology. OSEHRA hosts software repositories for numerous open source software applications including the Department of Veterans Affairs' VistA electronic health record.
Since 2003, IDGA has hosted live events featuring speaker panels and training programs for and from the government, military and associated industries, while attracting delegates from various sectors. IDGA's on-line community portal, IDGA.org, features the latest government, military and technological news, posted daily to keep its clientele fully up to date on the key issues of the moment. They provide in-depth articles on a wide range of topics, plus incisive insights from expert contributors. Their state-of-the-art portal provides hot-linked access to IDGA's expansive database of stories.
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