Towards Interoperability for Public Health Surveillance: Experiences from Two States
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Dixon, B. E., Siegel, J. A., Oemig, T. V., & Grannis, S. J. (2013). Towards Interoperability for Public Health Surveillance: Experiences from Two States. Online Journal of Public Health Informatics, 5(1). https://doi.org/10.5210/ojphi.v5i1.4395

Abstract

To characterize the use of standardized vocabularies in real-world electronic laboratory reporting (ELR) messages sent to public health agencies for notifiable disease surveillance, ELR messages from two states were analyzed. Less than 20% of incoming messages contained any form of standardized vocabulary, indicating that semantic interoperability remains a challenge.
https://doi.org/10.5210/ojphi.v5i1.4395
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