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Document Storage Systems, Inc. (DSS, Inc.) Will Donate the DSS Patient Search Tool Extension to OSEHRA as an OS Apache License
Juno Beach, FL, October 16, 2012 – As a major sponsor of the Open Source Electronic Health Record (EHR) Community, DSS, Inc. is pleased to release the DSS Patient Search Tool Extension and Launcher to the Open Source Electronic Health Record Agent (OSEHRA) via the Apache 2.0 Open Source license. This tool enables clinicians and researchers who use the VistA EHR to quickly search a patient’s entire electronic record for free text data that might otherwise be scattered throughout the chart. DSS, Inc.
"The VistA Ecosystem: Current Status and Future Directions", October, 2010, Institute for Software Research, Carnegie Mellon University
Please see attached, an excellent analysis of the VistA ecosystem with recommendations, based on case studies of succssful open source communities, for building an effective VistA based development community going forward.
Grateful acknowledgements are offered to the authors James Herbsleb, Claudia MüllerBirn and W. Ben Towne.
Your comments, reactions and suggestions, based on these findings, are strongly encouraged.