Jul12

Event: HL7 FHIR Applications Round Table

Wednesday, July 27, 2016 through Thursday, July 28, 2016

HL7® FHIR® Applications Roundtable

Boston, MA 02115

HL7 FHIR Applications Round Table

Apelon will be presenting DTS on FHIR at the HL7 FHIR Applications Roundtable held at Harvard Medical School in Boston July 27-28, 2016. 

Jul07

Event: AMIA 2016 Annual Symposium

Saturday, November 12, 2016 through Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Visit Apelon at the AMIA 2016 Annual Symposium

Chicago, IL 60605

AMIA 2016 Annual Symposium

Join Apelon at the AMIA 2016 Annual Symposium in Chicago November 12 - 16, 2016. For an invitation to our 17th annual reception in the Chicago Hilton, send a note to sales@apelon.com.

Jun09

Announcing DTS 4.4.1

Thursday, June 09, 2016

Support for Windows 10, Oracle 12c, SQL Server 12

Announcing DTS 4.4.1

As technology continues to evolve and more and more organizations are adopting updated architecture, Apelon continues to place efforts into the evolution of DTS so that we can support your preferred environment configurations.

Apr01

Event: HL7 May 2016 Working Group Meeting

Saturday, May 07, 2016 through Sunday, May 08, 2016

Montreal, Canada

HL7 May 2016 Working Group Meeting

The Apelon team will be attending the HL7 May 2016 Working Group Meeting in Montreal. We will be participating in the FHIR Connectathon May 7 and 8, and then attending sessions on vocabulary, information modeling, clinical quality measurement, and of course FHIR. We look forward to seeing you there.

Feb22

Apelon DTS Update

Written by // John Carter Monday, February 22, 2016

Version 4.4 adds new features, performance improvements

Apelon DTS Update

Have you see the latest from DTS, Apelon’s open source terminology server? Version 4.4 is out (register and download at http://apelondts.org), and there are a lot of new features over the past couple of releases. 

Jan27

See you at HIMSS 2016, Las Vegas, February 29-March 4

Written by // John Carter Wednesday, January 27, 2016

See you at HIMSS 2016, Las Vegas, February 29-March 4

HIMSS 2016 is upon us, February 29 to March 4, in fabulous Las Vegas! We hope you'll stop by the Apelon booth (#2265) and say hello. We'll be showing off the new DTS version 4.4, which features a completely integrated HL7(r) FHIR(r) toolkit, enhanced value set tools for quality measure and clinical decision support developers, the new Content Download Portal app, and performance enhancements throughout the application. If you haven't seen DTS in a while, you'll be amazed at the latest features.

Aug31

July 2015 SNOMED CT and SNOMED-CPT Mappings for DTS 3.5

Subscription Customer Download Files Available Now

The latest edition of SNOMED CT and the SNOMED-CPT Mappings are available for Apelon Content Subscription customers who are still using DTS 3.5.2. 

Aug28

See you at HIMSS AsiaPac

Singapore, September 6-10, 2015

Will you be attending the HIMSS AsiaPac and Digital Health Week meetings in Singapore next month? We will... so let's meet up... Drop us a line at sales@apelon.com. See you in Singapore!

Aug27

Announcing Apelon’s Reformatted MedDRA Data for DTS

Written by // John Carter Thursday, August 27, 2015

More terms and relationships in new approach

MedDRA hierarchy in the Apelon DTS Editor

Looking at MedDRA as a terminologist, I see some things I really like and some things I wish were different. We just overhauled the way we represent MedDRA in DTS, and the new schema helps DTS users take advantage of the good parts and more easily work around the rest.

Dec16

Is Gestational Diabetes Diabetes?

Managing value sets in ICD-10-CM and SNOMED CT

Is "Gestational Diabetes" a kind of "Diabetes"? Two coding systems, two answers.

Sep10

Exchanging Standards-Based Laboratory Data in the Era of Coordinated Care

Written by // John Carter Tuesday, September 10, 2013

As the Affordable Care Act goes into full swing this week, it's clearer than ever that we must find new ways to coordinate care. One important step in that direction is the ability to exchange accurate clinical information. Health information exchange lowers costs and can reduce hospital admissions (see this article for the evidence: http://bit.ly/18ym1tz).

Apr17

DTS Benefits Researchers at Leading Children's Hospitals

Written by // Jack Bowie Tuesday, April 17, 2012

Apelon's Distributed Terminiology System (DTS) to Benefit Researchers at Leading Children's Hospitals

CHCA Leverages Apelon’s Interoperability Solution To Enable Data Sharing For Pediatric Researchers

Leading children’s hospitals across the United States will soon be able to benefit from shared access to comparable data. Using the open source Distributed Terminology System (DTS) software from Apelon, an informatics company focused on data standardization and interoperability, Overland Park, Kansas-based Child Health Corporation of America (CHCA) is enabling researchers to more easily and accurately compare and exchange data with the goal of improving care and outcomes for pediatric patients.

Feb21

Apelon Introduces Distributed Terminology System 4.0

Written by // Jack Bowie Tuesday, February 21, 2012

Latest Version of Leading Open Source Terminology Management Software Provides Enhanced Interoperability and Integration Capabilities

Apelon, Inc., an international provider of terminology and data interoperability solutions, is pleased to announce a major new release (4.0) of its Distributed Terminology System (DTS), the healthcare industry's leading open source terminology management platform. Based on extensive user feedback from deployments around the world, the new release features significant usability enhancements, new methods for tracking terminology changes over time, and greater integration with Java Enterprise Edition (JEE) and Software Oriented Architecture (SOA) infrastructure