Thursday, August 20, 2015

#health2stat #hhseir Lelia Gessner talks the EIR program -#hackredtape


Realtime notes from #Health2Stat at the Barking Dog in Bethesda.

See the line up here:

I am part of the evening lineup. Can I successfully get through 22 slides in 5 minutes while talking about #BlueButton on #FHIR?

##. HHS EIR program

High priority / high impact programs

EIR fills skill gaps and drive projects in an agile process.

eIR program is based out of the HHS CTO office.

Lelia gave an example of an EIR with logistics experience that developed an organ tracking solution to replace a paper-based system.

National notifiable disease surveillance system modernization initiative. 2 EIRs are needed.

BlueButton has an associate opportunity for a java coder.


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