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FHIR Starter #2

This is the second installment of our “FHIR Starter” series, which we are writing to help teams filter out the noise and excitement of the burgeoning FHIR community so they can focus on the signal–how to be successful with real-world FHIR implementations. If you missed our first installment, check that out here. In this installment, […]

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AEGIS Named to 2023 NVTC Tech100

For the 4th time in five years, AEGIS has been named as one of only 61 top IT companies in the Northern Virginia Technology Council (NVTC) annual Tech100 list. We are super proud of this recognition in the company of so many incredible technology firms making their home in the metro DC area. “Congratulations to […]

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AEGIS Sponsors AFCEA Energy Conference

AEGIS once again sponsored the 2023 edition of the AFCEA Bethesda Chapter’s Energy, Infrastructure and Environment (EIE) conference held November 17 at the National Press Club. AEGIS has been a sponsor now for all three EIE conferences since the event’s 2021 inception as one of the earliest “post-Covid” in-person conferences in DC. This year, we […]

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FHIR Starter #1

As the HL7® Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources (FHIR®) community grows, an increasing volume of FHIR information and a ballooning community of self-appointed FHIR experts are bursting onto the scene. This is a welcome sign of the emergence of a robust FHIR ecosystem, and we celebrate that. Health IT is hard; as a technical domain, its […]

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HL7® FHIR® and Touchstone Virtual Training October 11-12, 2023

Join us once again October 11-12, 2023 for two days of hands-on HL7® FHIR® and AEGIS Touchstone training with our expert team of FHIR developers. AEGIS has trained hundreds of developers to build with HL7 FHIR using Touchstone, our cloud-based platform that supports FHIR conformance as you build. Whether you are new to HL7 FHIR or looking […]

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FHIR Implementation Quality: Preventing the Great Escape

“Escaped Defects” are defects that are discovered in production. Wow. Let that sink in for a moment. This is healthcare we’re talking about; people’s lives are on the line. Although the certainty of catastrophe is not the same as with a faulty space shuttle O-ring, the potential for patient tragedy is the payload of each […]

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FHIR IGs: The “G” is for GUIDE. So let’s do that!

Are we really publishing guides for implementation? If we want to buy a newly built house, we have a few options. The most common is choosing a standard floor plan from a community of houses being built by a mass-production builder. “Mass-production” means “build a few configurations (plans) many times to make each build most […]

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