Data transfer network
The data transfer network became a node in the Common Information and Analytical System of Health Care in Chelyabinsk Region. It is run by Chelyabinsk regional medical information and analytical center at Chelyabinsk Ministry of Health Care within "Health" program.
At the moment all medical facilities of Chelyabinsk can use the corporate data transfer network, send voice and video data and jointly work with documents. In the third quarter of 2007 all hospitals, outpatient clinics and other medical facilities of the region will be switched to the system supported by reliable, high-speed and high-quality data transfer.
During the project the specialists of Open Technologies designed the network and supplied the necessary equipment (Cisco и S-Terra), assembled and commissioned it.
The sites of the Ministry of Health Care of Chelyabinsk Region were switched by multi-service net of local communications provider, It allowed the Ministry of Health Care regulating the volume of information services on the basis of operator's tariff and concentrate its resources for creation of program software of the Common Information and Analytical System of Health Care in Chelyabinsk Region.
According to Alexander Yakushev, the director of Chelyabinsk regional medical information and analytical center (CRMIAC), "the medical information space depends on investment budget, personnel training, project teams, readiness of the Ministry of Health Care tio organizational changes during automation of clinical medicine. At the moment we have carried out the first stage, whih will become the basis for Common Information and Analytical System".
" The project combined joint efforts of the system integrator, communications operator and very specific service provider, which is is Chelyabinsk Ministry of Health Care CRMIAC. This cooperation at the border of interaction of various structures resulted in Application Service Provider , which will be used in a number of national projects including "Health" and "Education", said deputy director of Chelyabinsk office of Open Technologies Leonid Ulianov.