2010-07-08 Leadership Conference Call


8 July 2010

How To Join

Contact Paul Biondich for more information on how to join the call.

In Attendance

  • Paul Biondich
  • Darius Jazayeri
  • Hamish Fraser
  • Andy Kanter
  • Chris Seebregts
  • Dawn Smith
  • Ben Wolfe


  • Organization Update (10 minutes)
  • Hospital EMR Systems based on the OpenMRS Platform (15 minutes)
    • Hamish Fraser
  • OpenMRS Implementers Meeting (15 minutes)
    • Chris Seebregts

Meeting Minutes

  • Organization Update
    • Dawn is collecting information from the leadership group and supporting organizations to submit into the business plan
    • Still pursuing legal support for clarification and to tie up legal aspects
    • ACTION: looking to submit all documentation for 501(c)(3) status by 1 August 2010
  • Hospital EMR Systems
    • Hamish is in contact with several groups (i.e. HISP India, Christian Health Association of Kenya, Zanzibar, etc.) to assess common requirements
    • 1.9 Road Map___Support for Hospital Systems
      • Support for visits (grouping of encounters)
      • More realized support for order entry
      • Richer support for orders at API level
      • UI support for simple drug orders which utilizes above API
      • Documentation of interaction points with ancillary systems (pharmacy, radiology, ADT, etc)
  • OpenMRS Implementers Meeting
    • Reviewed budget allocation
      • Looking to modify monetary distribution to create more scholarships for participant attendance