The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS) recently released Medicare provider enrollment data contained in the “Provider Enrollment, Chain, and Ownership System” or “PECOS”. CMS. . .
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The management software that runs the certificate authority (CA) at DirectCA.org, or more precisely console.directca.org, is now open source. “vcert” is a web-based application written. . .
A couple of weeks ago, I attended ONC’s Direct Bootcamp in Crystal City, VA. A hot topic at the two-day conference was the notion of. . .
Direct is a health information exchange framework based on Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) and email. Public x509 certificates must be discoverable for Direct to work. . .
Serving public certificates via DNS is quite an obscure endeavor. This is made quite evident by the total lack of documentation on how to serve. . .
Over the past few months Videntity has built a robust, fully-functional certificate authority designed specifically with the Direct Project in mind. (You can find the. . .
I’d rather not compete with HL7, but the current state leaves me no choice but to speak up. Yes it would be a step in. . .
Hot off the presses is an open source implementation of the Framingham 10 Year Heart Attack Risk Calculator. This software package consists of a command-line. . .
Last weekend I participated in a code-a-thon sponsored by Health 2.0 and Kaiser Permanente. The goal was to develop applications that help fight obesity. My. . .
DocNPI is a website and webervice for searching information in the National Provider Index (NPI) Registry. The NPI Registry is maintained by HHS and is. . .