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Conformance Testing The ICON team managed the client’s IHE conformance testing and results submission process. • Setup the test platform (Figure 2) • Conducted testing of all required test cases • Identified, analyzed and reported test results including failures • Validate the fixes • Submitted the test results to the Connectathon kudu system

Client is a leading provider of medical imaging applications including PACS, RIS, Data Acquisition and Viewing workbenches. Client intends to make many of its applications compliant with multiple IHE integration profiles and needed help with prioritization and timely participation in the HIMSS Connectathon. Client engaged CitiusTech and its partner OTech to: • • •

Help identify and prioritize IHE profiles for compliance Organize and conduct unit and integration testing to ensure participation in HIMSS Connectathon Help identify and rectify key gaps in functionality

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Figure 1 : IHE Compliance - Prioritization Matrix

Remediation – IHE ATNA Profile The client’s applications had several gaps that needed remediation for compliance with the IHE ATNA profile. CitiusTech redesigned and enhanced the Client’s RIS application to run as a secure node and to generate ATNA compliant audit messages for all necessary events.

CitiusTech Solution The CitiusTech ICON (Ihe CONformance) specialist team worked with the client throughout the IHE conformance project - from prioritization and planning to test execution, gap identification, remediation and Connectathon results submission. In addition, CitiusTech designed and developed enhancements that enabled the client applications to be compliant with the IHE-ATNA profile.

Value Delivered In using the CitiusTech ICON services and test environment, the client was able to: • Access to a comprehensive test environment that includes a comprehensive library of tools and test cases (Figure 2) • Achieve rapid time to compliance with the Connetathon requirements. With the right prioritization and help the client was able to claim compliance on all profiles important to its customer base • Benefit from cost effective expertise of CitiusTech’s ICON team and global delivery model

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