• warning: Creating default object from empty value in /courses/i202/public_html/f12/modules/taxonomy/ on line 33.
  • strict warning: Only variables should be assigned by reference in /courses/i202/public_html/f12/includes/ : eval()'d code on line 1.
  • strict warning: Only variables should be assigned by reference in /courses/i202/public_html/f12/includes/ : eval()'d code on line 1.
  • strict warning: Non-static method view::load() should not be called statically in /courses/i202/public_html/f12/sites/all/modules/views/views.module on line 879.
  • strict warning: Declaration of views_handler_argument::init() should be compatible with views_handler::init(&$view, $options) in /courses/i202/public_html/f12/sites/all/modules/views/handlers/ on line 745.
  • strict warning: Declaration of views_handler_filter::options_validate() should be compatible with views_handler::options_validate($form, &$form_state) in /courses/i202/public_html/f12/sites/all/modules/views/handlers/ on line 589.
  • strict warning: Declaration of views_handler_filter::options_submit() should be compatible with views_handler::options_submit($form, &$form_state) in /courses/i202/public_html/f12/sites/all/modules/views/handlers/ on line 589.
  • strict warning: Declaration of views_handler_filter_boolean_operator::value_validate() should be compatible with views_handler_filter::value_validate($form, &$form_state) in /courses/i202/public_html/f12/sites/all/modules/views/handlers/ on line 149.
  • strict warning: Only variables should be assigned by reference in /courses/i202/public_html/f12/sites/all/modules/social_media/social_media.module on line 248.

Megafile Helps Provide Mega-Win

The President may be the decider but data played a significant role in making decisions during the 2012 campaign.  An effort to "measure every single thing in this campaign" led to a massive collection of information about voters.  The collection was organized in one huge system so as not to repeat the mistakes of the previous campaign.  In 2008, the data was contained in numerous databases using different data models.  This limited the inter-operation among the different data sets, preventing the campaign from fully utilizing their data and created inefficiencies.  By

Health IT: Providers unhappy with HIE vendors' sharing capabilities

Health Information Exchanges (or HIE's) have sprung up in recent years as a mechanism to facilitate the transfer of patient medical records between care providers. They are an extension of the EMR system, an area in which the Federal Government has poured millions of dollars over the past few years. Yet this brand new survey shows the problems that persist with HIE's. Customer satisfaction ratings have declined for 10 out of 11 of the major HIE vendors in the US according to the survey cited by this article.

Hurricane Sandy Creates Interoperability Problems

Forecasters from services such as AccuWeather have taken issue with the National Hurricane Center's decision to not issue hurricane warnings north of North Carolina in preparation for Hurricane Sandy's arrival.  They contend that citizens and governments might have taken even greater precautions had the NHC reinforced that a serious hurricane was approaching the mid-Atlantic.  The NHC chose not to issue warnings further up the coast because Sandy technically would no longer be a hurricane once it began to mix with non-tropical air.

Electronic Medical Information System - Ups and Downs

Article Summary
Everyone agrees that electronic medical information system will benefit billions of people; however, the implementation of this system is not easy as it seemed at first. The problems on the implementation are such as interoperability within a system, security and reliability concerns on the sensitive health information, and the critical nature of health data that a failure can result even a death. 
Syndicate content