Tarkan and Igor (left side, middle) represented PCS at the IHE Connectathon and helped earn PCS the SMD Sender 'Gold Tick'.

We are very pleased to announce that PCS earned the“Gold Tick” for Secure Message Delivery (SMD) at the recent IHE Connectathon in Canberra. PCS was awarded the tick in an SMD “sender role” and was one of 8 organisations who achieved a NEHTA SMD tick for secure communications between other vendors.

PCS is committed to eHealth Standards Compliance and assisting where possible in the development and effective implementation of standards in the eHealth space.

PCS has been a leader in the implementation of eHealth standards for many years.

“We are pleased to be able to add SMD compliance to our ‘bow’ alongside our expertise and prevalent use of HL7 CDA and SNOMED Clinical Terminology within our organisation” said Managing Director, John Johnston.

“Our customers can be confident that dealing with Pen Computer Systems will have them ready to take full advantage of the eHealth PIP Incentive and be ready for a seamless transition towards the new eHealth strategy in Australia”

To see the results of the IHE Connectathon visit:
http://ihe-australia.wikispaces.com/SMD+Connectathon+Results+April+2010