Connected HHS Framework will speed service delivery to most-vulnerable
WASHINGTON, June 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Today at the Government Health IT Conference & Exhibition an alliance of partners unveiled its work on a comprehensive, multivendor connected health and human services (HHS) technology architecture that is connecting disparate state and jurisdictional human services systems to give providers one comprehensive view into citizen/customer needs. The group supports today's release of version 2.0 of the Microsoft Connected Health and Human Services Framework, which presents a flexible, individual and family-centered approach for addressing the challenges that face HHS agencies, departments and programs as they respond to complex social needs and problems and deliver services to individuals and families in need.
Launch partners include ACS, Atlanta; Avanade, Seattle; CGI, Fairfax, Va.; EDS, Plano, Texas; ESRI, Redlands, Calif.; Harmony Information Systems, Reston, Va.; IDV Solutions, Lansing, Mich.; MidTech Partners, Centennial, Colo.; Netsmart Technologies, Great River, N.Y.; Nets To Ladders, Austin, Texas; NWN Corp., Waltham, Mass.; Plexis Healthcare Systems, Ashland, Ore.; Saber Government Solutions (an EDS company), Portland, Ore.; Unisys, Blue Bell, Pa.; and VisionWare Ltd., Glasgow, Scotland.
"The extensive engagement of current and future partners in this
framework will allow all of our state customers to provide a holistic
approach to serving the citizens with whom they are engaging," said Bill
O'Leary, executive director of HHS for the U.S. Public Sector at Microsoft
Corp. "This group of partners is coming together to put a stake in the
ground around connecting information technology and cross-agency processes
so citizens are the
|SOURCE Microsoft Corp.|
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