Simplifying Data Integration in the Healthcare Sector
Ronald Schuldt, Senior Partner, UDEF-IT, US
This presentation highlights an evolving Open Group vocabulary integration standard that simplifies data integration between or within enterprises, within the Healthcare sector. Implementers follow a standardized structured process for harmonizing terms that promote normalization of data models, representing application integration. Adopters of the vocabulary integration standard leverage a language independent universal alias that is reusable for all future data integration efforts. The presentation includes applicable use cases.
-- Understand how an open vocabulary integration standard can assist the healthcare sector.
-- Understand the enhancements happening in the evolving standard and how they benefit the healthcare sector.
Ron Schuldt has been involved with The Open Group's Universal Data Element Framework (UDEF) standard since its inception. He has over twenty-eight years experience as a systems engineer for Lockheed Martin working systems design and integration. He has been involved in multiple data interchange standards activities and is recognized as an expert on data standards. He is Chairman of The Open Group UDEF Interested Parties Project and previously served as Chairman of the Electronic Enterprise Integration Committee within the Aerospace Industries Association. Currently, he is a Senior Partner with UDEF-IT, LLC, providing data integration training and consulting services.