EST Work Group Agenda / Minutes


Facilitator:  Brian Pech

Note Taker:  Brian Pech


David BurgessLabCorp
Lorraine ConstableConstable Consulting
Dave HamillHL7 International
Eric SchmittHL7 International
Wayne KubickHL7 International
Laura MitterHL7 International
Elizabeth Newton

Kaiser Permanente

Brian PechKaiser Permanente
Joshua Procious

HL7 International

Andrew StatlerCerner
Michael van der ZelHL7 Netherlands
Lynn LaaksoHL7 
Frank OemigHL7 Germany

Agenda Topics


  • Call to Order

Approved by unanimous consent

  • JIRA

All add-ons have been updated for security/functionality reasons for both Jira/Confluence.

Looking at moving to Atlassian data-center products; it will be in the Amazon cloud with enhanced end user experiences. The goal is to get there this year; data - center allows for node balancing and should make user experiences better/faster. It should allow zero down upgrades.

  • Confluence
see above note.

  • Website

In next 2 months, 11 education events and 7 other events (WGM, etc.)

Cleaning up old stuff on main HL7 site.

  • New PSS Process Updates
Drop this topic as a standing item.

  • Amazon Hosting Topics
  • GIThub

Bolstered back ups to a nightly schedule.

Working on disaster recovery.

AWS security tweeks.

Testing VPN in the cloud.

GitHub - nothing to report.

  • Project 1370: Tooling Catalog

  • Publishing

The non-postponed items will be available for review/voting on Friday (April 16).

Back up FHIR publishing effort (Mark I. from Smile CDR) is working with Grahame.

JIRA based balloting for May:

FHIR R5, SMART App launch, FhIR Bulk Data IG, Standard Terminology knowledgebase, Standardized Medication Profiles

  • Work Group Health
Project 1032 is yellow.

Extension of DSTU Comments Site Functionality to Normative and Informative Standards

Project 1032 - closed as all comments are moving to JIRA.

Dave Hamill


HL7 website clean up

Zoom is working well.

Website clean up - More technical items for co-chairs are moving over to Confluence. The simplification will leave a cleaner site for newbies to navigate.

  • Any other business
WGM meeting - Thurs. Q3

  • Adjourn
Next call - Tuesday, May 11 at 3PM EDT

Supporting Documents

Outline ReferenceSupporting Document

Action items

DescriptionDue dateAssigneeTask appears on
  • Review the Tooling Project Selection document for the next meeting.
2019-04-02 Meeting notes


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