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DAX WG call today

Hello All,
I hope everyone had an enjoyable holiday season.  Just a reminder that we are having our monthly DAX call today. I have included an agenda as well as the link for today meeting.

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I have questions regarding...

I have questions regarding ICD-10 codes in CQMs in popHealth.

We created QRDA I files from our EHR that contained ICD-10 codes as well as some SNOMED CT codes that had been matched to ICD-10 codes using der2_Refset_ICD10CM_US_20150901 from We have found that many of these SNOMED CT codes were not included in the data criteria in the USHIK spreadsheets for the CQMs we looked at from

Due to scheduling conflicts...

Due to scheduling conflicts, the User Group Meeting that was scheduled for today (January 13) is rescheduled to Thurs. January 21 at 1:00 pm EST. A meeting invite was sent out for the January 13 meeting. However I do not have access to the original calendar that was used to send out the User Group meeting invite, so I can not send out a cancellation. Please remove that meeting from your calendar. Thanks!

popHealth User Group Meeting

Meeting date being changed due to scheduling conflicts...sorry for the late notice. Agenda to follow...
Monthly meeting to talk about popHealth, introduce new or potential users to popHealth.

Event Address:
Call-in toll number (US/Canada)
Access code: 661 861 742

OSEHRA AWG Call Cancelled Today

The OSEHRA Architecture Work Group call scheduled for today at 4PM Eastern has been cancelled due to the ongoing WorldVistA's VistA Community Meeting.

The next call is scheduled for next Tuesday, January 19th.  The agenda will be a discussion on the new Veteran-focused Integration Process (VIP) announced by VA OI&T, and its impact on the OSEHRA community.

Interoperability Standards for Review :IHE PCD

The Medical Device Integration Adapter is intended to persist standard-based device measurements in VistA. The standard-based transactions support for the first release are: - This technical framework is based on HL7 Version 2.7 and specifies how it may be used to convey medical device measurements to a enterprise system using HL7 Version 2.7 ORU^R01 message structures over TCP/IP. If there are any questions on this specification perhaps we can address during a future call.