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CCOW(Clinical Context Object Workgroup) Applications in the healthcare field that are designed to work together. CCOW-compliant applications adhere to the HL7 Context Management Standard (CMS), which enables disparate applications to identify the same data. For example, if one application is open to a patient's record, opening another application automatically retrieves data for that patient. See HL7 and healthcare IT.
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Objectives / Deliverables : Define a process leading to the ability to assign a single HL7 preferred value set and/or code system (as defined in core principles) for specific coded attributes in HL7 standards (V2, V3, CCOW
etc) and manage these preferences.
In order to accommodate Vergence, applications have to be written to the CCOW
HP is a founding member of CCOW
and the Andover Working Group.
It should be a given that a POC device proposed for deployment supports HL7 messaging, the IEEE 1073 Standard for Medical Device Communications, and the CCOW
standard for context management.
Then, we began hearing more about a new healthcare IT standard--the Health Level Seven CCOW
standard, aimed at integrating applications at the desktop around a user-centered context subject (i.
The system can be used for secure single sign-on to multiple applications, including applications that are compliant with Health Level Seven CCOW