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1/ Here is an update on the current status of #mCODE (thread format) based on the Cancer Data Summit @MITREcorp…
2/ APPROVED: #mCODE 0.91 was approved by @HL7 as a Standard for Trial Use (STU) - congrats
3/ DATA GAPS: We still struggle to capture #cancer disease status in the #EHR. Cancer staging and status are not the same - stable disease, progression, etc.
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A tweetstorm that will make some people mad. I apologize in advance.

There are two perspectives on the IHE SOAP-based specifications (primarily XDS, XCA and XCPD), not mutually exclusive
a) They have worked in practice, so should not be ripped and replaced
b) They are legacy technology and we should work on more modern alternatives.

A 3rd perspective, enshrined in #TEFCA #QTF is:
c) We should continue to make them the core of our health infrastructure

The world "legacy" makes people mad -- my perspective is that technology moves on regardless of whether we like it or not. Some standards, particularly low level networking standards, have stood the test of time, some have... not
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Happy to say our @AcadMedJournal article on #wikifying clinical documentation is now in print. Time to recapitulate the Twitter explainer from a few months ago! 1/n @jefferyrlsmith
As an enthusiastic @Wikipedia user, producer of clinical docs at @VUMChealth, and deputy editor of the medical wiki, I teamed up with @jefferylsmith (VP of Public Policy at @AMIAinformatics) & Adam Wright @BrighamWomens to put out this thought piece 2/11
We came together around the groundswell of concern about the negative effects of #EHRs on the quality of clinical documents. Having delved deep into the history of clinical documentation, we began to realize how far afield from original intent we are. 3/11
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