Entries by Peter White

The evolution of HL7 Standards: V2 to FHIR

HL7 is the abbreviation for the term, Health Level-7.   The organization, HL7, provides international standards for the structuring and transmission of clinical and administrative data in the healthcare domain.   One HL7 interoperability specification used for many years has been version 2.x, otherwise known as V2.  V2 has been a standard used to codify medical (led […]

Creating a Javascript (JQuery) powered application-in-page

As part of the MMWR Express project, the team created a new web resource, “Photon Admin.”  Photon Admin is a Javascript (JQuery) powered application-in-page built to tranform MMWR article blue-boxes into JSON ‘Blobs’ that can be easily consumed by the MMWR Express mobile application.  The blobs generated by Photon Admin – affectionately referred to as  “Blob […]

WISQARS Mobile for iOS

WISQARS (Web-based Injury Statistics Query and Reporting System) is an interactive database that provides customized reports of injury-related data. The WISQARS Mobile App allows for sharing injury-related information on a tablet. The app dynamically-displays selected leading causes of injury death data using maps and charts of national and state-level death counts and rates. The app […]