Veterans Affairs to lead on non-proprietary health records?

The United States military has long been a leader in innovation, especially in medical care, but it seems that Veterans Affairs may be leading Department of Defense towards non-proprietary health record software.

Telegenisys was founded back in 1994 for the task of linking legacy systems into customer focused business processes and we hope that just like with the Internet, jet engines and digital photography, the benefits of military innovation will be quickly copied in the commercial sector.

Of course even when you do get systems that handle the new standard, you will still have vast piles of old format records and old format legacy systems. Which is exactly the kind of work Telegenisys does every day.


In June 2017, U.S. Secretary of Veterans Affairs Dr. David J. Shulkin announced that the VA would be implementing a commercial system from Cerner.

past medical history

Past medical history helps assess life expectancy

Past Medical History (PMH) is perhaps the most important section of doctors notes impacting longevity assessment.  When looked at medical conditions...

Impact of Family History on Life Expectancy

A hereditary disease is caused by genetic factors transmitted from parent to offspring. Family history is, therefore, an important consideration in...
life expectancy social history

The impact that social history has on life expectancy

In many parts of the world, life expectancy has been increasing steadily over the past few decades, due to increases in technology, medication, and...

Telegenisys supports law firm privacy compliance

Stephen Treglia writes in the New York Law Journal that "businesses are demanding law firms sign written agreements affirming their compliance with...

Telegenisys Geo codes lanes on more than 50,000 miles of US Highways

Satellite and Ariel image analysis is a core competency of Telegenisys Inc. Telegenisys frequently geo codes artifacts (objects) on the earth...

Containing health record costs in mass litigation

Gathering healthcare related evidence can run up considerable costs even before determining if there is a reasonable chance of making a valid claim....

Pin It on Pinterest