Testing


Our Contribution to the ONC Interoperability Proving Ground

Earlier this week, the Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT (ONC) announced a new initiative where the agency will work directly with standards development organizations (SDO’s) and partner with stakeholders to “adapt and evolve ONC’s standards and technology work process” into a Tech Lab approach. This initiative – […]


AEGIS Recognized as Distinguished HSPC Member

In late January 2016, AEGIS became a formal recognized member the Healthcare Services Platform Consortium (HSPC), a provider-led, multi-stakeholder initiative to launch a next-generation service oriented platform for healthcare. “We are using AEGIS’ platform for testing and developing a supportability framework for the HSPC. This effort will evolve not only […]


AEGIS Leaders Interviewed on HealthcareScene.com

Today, John Lynn, Editor and Founder of HealthcareScene asked AEGIS industry leaders, Mario Hyland & Richard Ettema to discuss their approach, strategies and success implementing truly scalable interoperable solutions in the health care arena. Prior to the interview, John held a discussion focusing on How Do We Achieve Continuous Healthcare Interoperability? Mario’s statement […]


Touchstone Proves Test-Driven Development Accelerates HL7 FHIR Adoption

We’d like to draw attention to this blog post over on David Hay’s site that gushes on our Touchstone Project and how well it supports test-driven development with FHIR. Our relatively tall ships had collided on previous nights although, on this occasion, my smartphone overrode my body clock informing me that […]


AEGIS in the News

Frank Irving at HealthITInteroperability.com published a piece today recapping FHIR Connectathon 10 and AEGIS’ recent announcement about Touchstone, an AEGIS DIL Initiative for HL7 FHIR testing. The article includes an interview with AEGIS President Michael Callihan elaborating on AEGIS’ views on the current state of the health information exchange interoperability […]


Mario Hyland Appointed to the HL7® Architecture Board

In late October 2015, Mario Hyland (@Interopguy), Senior Vice President at AEGIS.net, Inc. was officially appointed to the Health Level International (HL7®) Architecture Board (ArB). The ArB is responsible for the architecture of the HL7 Standards. Mario’s role with the ArB is to work within the organization to market and refine […]


Touchstone for FHIR Press Release

We issued a press release this week about the AEGIS Touchstone Project, an HL7® FHIR® initiative. It has generated quite a response so far! Check it out on PR Newswire or one of several thousand news outlets that have picked it up in the past few days. For even more […]


eHealth Exchange Selected as Success Story

In late 2014, we nominated Healtheway’s eHealth Exchange to the prestigious Health Data Consortium (HDC) – Health Data Gallery. The Health Data Consortium is a collaboration among government, non-profit, and private sector organizations working to foster the availability and use of open health data to drive innovations that improve health and […]


Keeping HL7® FHIR®’d Up in Paris

This week AEGIS is participating in the May 2015 HL7® International Working Group Meeting and its 7th Fast Health Interoperability Resources (FHIR®) Connectathon in Paris, France. For several years AEGIS has been actively participating in HL7® Plenary & Work Group Meetings (WGMs) and FHIR® Connectathons covering a full range of […]


7 Things I Learned at the 2015 IHE NA Connectathon

The 2015 North American IHE Connectathon ran from January 26 through January 30 in a new venue at the Cleveland Convention Center near the Lake Erie waterfront. I mention “near the waterfront” because, unlike the Chicago basement dungeon of years past, we had a floor-to-ceiling wall of windows at this Connectathon. What […]