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Weekly Meetings

All Hands Community Meeting

Next meeting: Wednesday, October 5, 2016
Meeting Time: 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm (ET)
Web Meeting: https://siframework2.webex.com/siframework2/onstage/g.php?t=a&d=664507486

Dial In: 1-650-479-3208
Access code: 664 507 486

Pilot TWG 1 (C1)

Next meeting: Wednesday, September 28, 2016
Meeting Time: 10:00 am - 11:00 am (ET)
Web Meeting: https://siframework2.webex.com/siframework2/onstage/g.php?MTID=e73ffeed91807bcfae705a65ac6ac61e8

Dial In: 1-650-479-3208
Access code: 661 466 992

Pilot TWG 2 (C2-C4)

Next meeting: Monday, September 26, 2016
Meeting Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm (ET)
Web Meeting: https://siframework2.webex.com/siframework2/onstage/g.php?MTID=e77c96808ebbbcece6e28aa09cd109b90

Dial In: 1-650-479-3208
Access code: 668 195 809

Phase 3 Reference Documents

DAF Phase 3 Technical Overview
An overview of the PCORnet Abstract Model as well as the Proposed Technical abilities.
Phase 3 Pilot Requirements
Information on the minimum technical requirements an organization must meet for Phase 3 piloting.
DAF/QH/SDC/CQF Comparison Slides
This presentation provides a comparison and contrast of DAF to the previous and current S&I Initiatives: Query Health (QH), Structured Data Capture (SDC), and the Clinical Quality Framework (CQF).
DAF Phase 3 FAQs
These draft slides address the frequently asked questions for data access for research.
DAF Phase 3 FAQs-REACHnet
These are the comment dispositions provide by the DAF support team based on feedback submitted by the REACHnet pilot.
Functional Requirements (4/6/16)
Functional Requirements identify the capabilities a system in a role must have in order to enable interoperable exchange of the healthcare data of interest. They provide a detailed breakdown of the requirements in terms of the intended functional behaviors of the application.
Tabs (C1-C6) contain information about the Functional Requirements needed for each capability.
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The specific deliverables for the project include:
  • Project Charter (complete)
  • Use Case and Functional Requirements 1 – Local Access via Intra-Organizational Query (complete)
  • Use Case and Functional Requirements 2 – Targeted Access via Inter-Organizational Query (complete)
  • Project proposals to Standards Organizations
    • Identify/modify standards to support Local Access via Intra-Organization query (complete)
    • Identify/modify standards to support Targeted Access via Inter-Organization query between organizations which may be using health information systems from same or multiple vendors (complete)
    • Implementation guides to support the implementation of use cases (complete)
    • Demonstrate implementation of both Use Cases through successful pilots and obtain Pilot Feedback (in progress)

Initiative Contacts

ONC Lead
Farrah Darbouze
Initiative Coordinator
Johnathan Coleman
Project Management
Jamie Parker
Project Management Support
Gayathri Jayawardena
Project Support
Nik Reineke
Project Support
Swapna Bhatia
Technical Support SME
Dragon (Nagesh) Bashyam
Standards SME
Brett Marquard
Standards SME
Ed Larsen
Software Developer
Douglas Harley
Privacy and Security SME
Glen Marshall
Standards Support
Angelique Cortez

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