Archive for July, 2009

XPDL file(s)

July 17, 2009

The linked file(s) do not represent all the processes we work on but give us a chance to send an link in an email with at least some example.



(for optimal viewing: in Jawe 1.4, go to File – Configuration – Object sizes and change activity width to 110 and activity height to 60)

(this file contains library of RGEA – external apps called from within the nodes)

Use JaWE 1.4 to open them. Installer can be found here:


There are some TIBCO examples.


Research alerts

July 14, 2009

Imagine this:

waiting room kiosk message:  “Based on your EHR profile, you qualify for the following clinical trials:

1. heart failure study

2. chronic back pain study

Or this:

next kiosk screen: Thank you for expressing interest in participating in chronick back pain study. Please answer the following 2 questions for further eligibility determination:

1. Our EHR records indicate one acute attack of back pain. Did you have other episodes (undocumented  in EHR record tethered to “NextGen” Clinic ?  (YES    NO)

2. Did you take any OTC medication for back pain in the last 6 months?   (YES  NO)

Arden syntax decision support modules were used to notify research coordinators about elligible patients in the past.

RetroGuide is an attempt to adress this problem as well.

See related post here :