AEGIS Responds to the FDASIA Report

Posted on Health IT

AEGIS provided comments on the Food and Drug Administration Safety and Innovation Act (FDASIA) Health IT Report: Proposed Risk Based Regulatory Framework (the “FDASIA Report”). We are assisting the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), the Office of The National Coordinator (ONC), the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) and other government, public and industry stakeholders as they […]

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AEGIS Moderates HTRAC Panel

Posted on Health IT

This past week AEGIS attended and hosted a panel at the 2014 HealthTech Research Advisory & Council (HTRAC) – East Council Meeting held at the Lansdowne Resort in Leesburg, VA. AEGIS’ Senior Vice President, Mario Hyland (@interopguy), led a panel discussion on Data to Dollars: How Health Information Sharing, Interoperability and Standards can Improve Care. […]

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AEGIS Presents at the ANSI Spring 2014 Company Member Forum (CMF) Meeting

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On a late Friday evening, the Director of Membership Development and Industry Outreach with the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) reached out to AEGIS to participate in the Spring 2014 Company Member Forum (CMF) Meeting. ANSI was looking for a global community leader in innovation of Health IT interoperability, testing, analytics, and informatics to participate […]

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4 and 5

Posted on IV&V

Recently while I was speaking with a group about one of AEGIS’ core services, Independent Verification Validation (IV&V), there was an exclamation from someone in the room: “Oh! I was wondering what ‘4 & 5’ was….” Unfortunately, the discipline of IV&V remains an obscure art, especially outside of the federal government. But even within government, […]

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IV&V: Justify Thy Existence!

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One challenge we frequently hear hurled at the practitioners and champions of independent verification and validation (IV&V) and quality assurance (QA) is, “How can you justify the cost?” Or sometimes, “How much did you actually save the program?” In other words, “Prove your value!” That’s a difficult request. The idea of IV&V and QA is […]

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