Regional systems

Task: Setting up a testing ground for the connection of hospitals, so that they can safely exchange radiological images and reports with each other. A precondition was the reuse of documents by other regional initiatives.

Client: Elektronisch Zorg Dossier Amsterdam ( and Nictiz (add logos and link to website) 

Timeframe: December 2008 - May 2011 

MedicalPHIT’s contribution:

  • Project management of Radiology pilot with several Amsterdam hospitals and Nictiz
  • Identification of all aspects relating to realisation of an image exchange service in the Greater Amsterdam region. MedicalPHIT supervised the work groups that were focused on: privacy, architecture, process & organisation and the business case.
  • Supervision of the tests and demonstration of the system


  • The safe exchange of data based on IHE XDSi is technically achievable
  • The results of the testing ground will be relevant to the use of the system for all Amsterdam hospitals
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