HL7 Standards: EMR Goes Global: Partners In Health Brings Technology to Developing Countrie
By Jennifer Thew in HL7 Standards
Evan Waters began working for PIH in 2007 as the information systems manager for the Malawi project. Since his background was in civil engineering, he had to look at the big picture including infrastructure, water, and HIT/EMR. In Malawi, he and his team implemented OpenMRS, an open-source EMR, to track HIV data.