The National Health Service is relying mostly on vendor-supplied software packages.
In structuring the world's largest civilian I.T. program, the U.K.'s National Health Service is relying mostly on vendor-supplied software packages. Here's a sample of some of the more important technology that's being utilized.
|Standardized database infrastructures
||Oracle 9i technology platform
||Customized version of Microsoft Office that incorporates the needs of clinicians
||Millennium health-care I.T. platform
|Clinical and patient management, patient administration, pharmacy, lab, emergency, operating room systems
|| iPM, PAS, iCM
||iSoft, Torex (iSoft markets Torex application suite)|
|Standardized nomenclature HLI Language engine Health Language Communications interface
|Enterprise infrastructure software
||Sun Java Integration Suite
||EMC Documentum content management platform