New Version of HLN’s Award Winning Open Source Immunization Forecaster Released and Working on COVID-19 Vaccine Support
On November 6, 2020, HLN released a new version (v1.24.2) of the Immunization Calculation Engine (ICE). ICE is a state-of-the-art open source software system that provides clinical decision support for immunizations for use in Immunization Information Systems (IIS), Electronic Health Record (EHR), and Personal Health Record (PHR) Systems.
This version includes important updates including:
- Logic updates to DTP, Varicella, Hib and MMR. Please see the Release Notes for more details.
- Security updates and upgrade to the latest version of Drools.
- Support by default for supplemental descriptive text related to evaluation of shots or recommendations in some vaccine series.
The full software release is available for download at https://cdsframework.atlassian.net/wiki/spaces/ICE/pages/18972704/Downloads
HLN is working on modifications to ICE to support COVID-19 vaccines just as soon as details are released by CDC.
See the feature article about ICE in Open Health News.