Platform For Healthcare
All - Patients Doctors Specialists Plan-Providers
Hospitals Diagnostic-centers Transcriptionists Druggists etc., may share the
Collaborative Platform for Healthcare at a Peer to Peer level with no
expressed or implied obligation.
No information in this collaborative platform is ever
revealed to another party without due authorization of the owner of the
information at the time of share.
Information is revealed only temporarily using
No impersonification is possible in the Collaborative
It is possible that all the collaborators are
themselves https server. Peer Servers could be any, however they need have
some Perl Scripts provided by CPH in their CGI directory to facilitate
Any user can access the collaborative platform from
anywhere in the world using web browser.
User is only privy to its private folder.
One may share some documents in one's Share Folder
with another Collaborator as long one desires . Documents in the share folder
is accessible only to the permitted user via Central Server as long as the
It is possible to search and locate Collaborator,
Practioners, Providers, Patients, Purchaser of plans, and Plans.
It is possible to search, browse, request, grant,
upload and delete Documents or Document requests.
It is possible to send, receive, reply, delete and
It is possible to make documents conditionally
available to another user only when that user requests for the same.
It is possible to host Share directory or Private
directory in the central server for a user.
It is possible to view status of a document, request
It is possible to edit collaborators information and
deactivate a collaborator.
- An user is notified of
arrival of messages, documents and document requests.
- Directory: Collaborative Platform for Healthcare
(CPH) maintains five type of lists called Directories that
of Patients, Practitioners, Plan Purchasers, Plan Providers,
Providers - Hospitals or Diagnostic centers. Patients belong to
Practitioners. Specialists or other Practitioners can be assigned to a
Patient. A patient may be referred to another Practioner. A patient
Directory entry always belongs to a User Practitioners. Unless
authorized other Users can not view Directory and other details of a
Patient. While other Directory entries are not classified and accessible
- User: User has to sign up and can be a Patient,
Practitioner, Provider, Plan Purchaser or Plan Provider. User alone can
log in to CPH.
- Documents: Patient may have many records called
- Observations: Practioners or Specialist associated
with a patient may make observations on some patient record or
- Personal Folders: a user may have three personal
folders that of a selected set of Directory entities such as Patients, a
selected set of other users, a selected set of Documents. These are
users personal list.
- Selection: In order to make any operation within CPH
except creating a new Directory Entry, the User has to make a selection
of user, patient( directory entity), Document Record, Document Request,
Message etc. Current selection replaces previous selection of the same
kind. Selection can be made from users personal folder or any display
item by merely clicking on the same. Current selection may be viewed or
- Directory is a repository for Patients,
Practitioner, Provider Organisations like hospitals Diagnostic centers
etc., Plan Purchasers, and Plan Providers. In Directory
Screen, one can Search from any of these Directories, create entry,
edit already existing entry, create a Personal folder of Directory and
edit the same. Patient directory is usually a private directory for a
practitioner. A patient directory entry is not available to other users.
However another user may be authorized to view a patient and all related
information on that patient. An authorized practitioner can also create
documents on a patient. It is then available to other authorized as long
as it is available and they are authorized. It is also possible to
deauthorize a practitioner for a patient. It is also possible to make
observation on a patient as well as on a patient document. This
observations are available to all authorized consultants for the
patient. It is posible to create a duplicate entry for a patient
intended for a practitioner user. That practitioner then becomes the
Primary user for this patient. That user becomes automatically
authorized to view all records for this Patient and authorize other
users for this patient. The earlier Practitioner remains otherized for
this patient. Other directory entries such as Provider, Purchaser of
Plans, Plan Providers, Practioners information is available to all the
users all the time. These entries also appear in dropdown lists during
creation of other entries. It is also possible to make keyword search to
locate a directory entry. This is useful in locating a specialist
Practitioner, plan or Practitioner who can speak certain language.
- In User screen,
one can search for practitioners. If one is a Administrator, one can
view new users awaiting activation and activate the same; Administrator
may deactivate a user or also make another user Administrator.
Administrator has no authority to view or edit any information owned by
another user. It is possible to create a buddy or personal users list
and edit the same.
- In Document screen,
one can search for document; send document to another user; make
personal folder of documents and edit the same; view OUT and IN box of
Documents and edit the same; upload documents to ones own private Web
Directory and edit the same. It is also possible to view a document if
one has its viewing right as authorized consultant. Documents
sent become instantaneously available to the intended user and that
user is notified instantaneously.
- In Document Request
Screen, one can make request for document, view contents of IN and OUT
box and edit the same. Document requests are sent instantaneously
sent to the intended user and that user is notified.
- In Message Screen, one
can view, compose, send or reply to message, and view or edit message IN
or OUT Box. Messages are sent instantaneously and the intended user is
- If one is active and
napping, one would receive visual as well as sound notification of
Document, Document Request and Message arrival. Otherwise, notification
is posted every five minutes.
- Every user has to
create their own patient in order to create patients record.
- It also possible to
construct a Practitioner Users List from User Screen. List of Providers
in the User's personal list appears in the Left Bottom Corner. User can
select anyone from this buddy list to communicate. This list can be
edited from User Screen.
- All previous selection
may be deselected by Clicking on Deselect Menu Item.
- It is possible to view
current user, patient and document selection by clicking on Select menu
Plug in for
Tiff images can be had from http://www.mieweb.com/alternatiff/ . However it need be modified in
order to view any kind of Tiff image. Modification may be obtained from
us.The plug in for AutoCAD images is available at Volvo view
Express Download site. Plugin for DjVu is available from Lizard.com.
The plugin for PDF documents is available at Adobe
System. Any document
for which document viewer is available at client site, is viewable within the
collaborators with login id kankan and madhurao are created with password kankan and madhurao respectively. kankan further has
administration rights. You may create your own user via Sign up screen and
activate the user using kankan. Web share library is defaulted to central server. If
you wish to use your Web Server (PWS / IIS or other), then contact us
for two files which should reside in your script directory for uploading
documents to your web server.