Project Time Frame:
April 2015 - Present
Jembi is one of the founders and leaders of the Open Health Information Exchange (OpenHIE - www.ohie.org) international community. Jembi is responsible for the interoperability layer and shared health record communities as well as participating in the OpenHIE Implementers Network (OHIN).
Support of DATIM and being responsive to the needs of the DATIM implementations
Curate OHIN Community & Productisation of IOL
Curating major releases of reference technologies
Key objectives and activities
Leadership and Advocacy
Jembi continues to engage and lead in the leadership and architecture communities of OpenHIE.
Community and Reference Tool Curation
Jembi curates the interoperability layer (IOL) and shared health record (SHR) communities as well as maintains the reference tools for each community; the OpenHIM for the IOL component and HEARTH for the SHR.
Jembi works with the OpenHIE team to enhance the packaging and showcasing of the OpenHIE architecture in action.
Jembi provides technical development support to the DATIM development project that utilizes Jembi’s OpenHIM tool.
OpenHIE Implementers Network
Jembi is a leader in the emerging OpenHIE Implementers Network that is supporting new groups interested in leveraging OpenHIE and its patterns to solve health problems in low resource settings.
2019/20 Key Activities
Under the banner of Leadership and Advocacy, Jembi continued to engage and lead in the leadership and architecture communities of OpenHIE.
Jembi continued work around the broader Community and Reference Tool Curation where it curates the Interoperability Layer (IOL) and Shared Health Record (SHR) communities, and maintains the reference tools for each community; the OpenHIM (www.openhim.org) for the IOL component and HEARTH for the SHR.
Jembi successfully supported the OpenHIE 2019 Community Meeting, both facilitating the meeting, presenting on our projects, and coordinating the Hackonnect-a-thon event.
Collaboration with international teams in providing technical support to the DATIM development project that utilises Jembi’s OpenHIM tool.
Jembi continued to curate the OpenHIE Implementers Network.
Continued releases of the OpenHIM software.
Participation in regional and international meetings presenting on the OpenHIM and its role as an interoperability layer in a Health Information Exchange (HIE).