Building a portable data and information interoperability infrastructure-framework for a standard Taiwan Electronic Medical Record Template

Wen Shan Jian, Chien Yeh Hsu, Te Hui Hao, Hsyien Chia Wen, Min Huei Hsu, Yen Liang Lee, Yu Chuan Li, Polun Chang

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摘要

Traditional electronic health record (EHR) data are produced from various hospital information systems. They could not have existed independently without an information system until the incarnation of XML technology. The interoperability of a healthcare system can be divided into two dimensions: functional interoperability and semantic interoperability. Currently, no single EHR standard exists that provides complete EHR interoperability. In order to establish a national EHR standard, we developed a set of local EHR templates. The Taiwan Electronic Medical Record Template (TMT) is a standard that aims to achieve semantic interoperability in EHR exchanges nationally. The TMT architecture is basically composed of forms, components, sections, and elements. Data stored in the elements which can be referenced by the code set, data type, and narrative block. The TMT was established with the following requirements in mind: (1) transformable to international standards; (2) having a minimal impact on the existing healthcare system; (3) easy to implement and deploy, and (4) compliant with Taiwan's current laws and regulations. The TMT provides a basis for building a portable, interoperable information infrastructure for EHR exchange in Taiwan.

原文英語
頁(從 - 到)102-111
頁數10
期刊Computer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine
88
發行號2
DOIs
出版狀態已發佈 - 十一月 2007

指紋

Electronic medical equipment
Electronic Health Records
Taiwan
Interoperability
Health
Semantics
Information systems
Hospital Information Systems
Delivery of Health Care
XML
Information Systems
Computer systems
Technology

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Software

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