CASE STUDIES

At IPOPorto (an oncology hospital) HLTSYS has performed server and network audits, and also implement a HL7 message integration auditing system. HLTSYS also installed and still maintains an integration engine to manage the communications among the existing Information Systems.

Oporto, June 18th, 2015 – the HELIOS, a software solution developed to support clinical management and integration, won the IDC CIO Awards last June 17th. The software is already in use at IPO Porto, and it allows real time monitoring of information production and data exchange across departments.

HLTSYS is performing consultancy to the ANF (the Portuguese National Pharmacy Association) regarding
Patient Data Anonymization. We have performed iteratively the tasks of:

  • Anonymization protocol design ;
  • Validation and implementation of Risk Analysis ;
  • Production of requests, opinions and reports to law enforcement
    agencies.

HLTSYS provides the maintenance and monitoring services to the Hospital Information Systems developed and installed by the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Porto (FMUP). These systems are currently installed in 8  Portuguese hospitals, and FMUP personal is able to monitor them all. HLTSYS has developed a remote monitoring system with sensors for hardware, operating systems, integration responsiveness, information flow and quality of data.

SERVICES & PRODUCTS

AUTHENTICATION

Access control and digital signature mechanisms through smart cards, RFID technologies, QR-Codes and Yubicos. Our solutions include:

  • QRSmartAuth – authentication mechanism based in QR Codes
  • YubiSmartAuth – Yubikeys to authenticate in web applications
  • WebSmartSign – Java Cryptographic Provider Web and collection of qualified attributes eID smartcard

See our demos at: http://demos.hltsys.pt

INTEGRATION

Database semantic integrity checking and data quality realtime monitoring in messages using our HELIOS system.

AUDIT TRAIL

Our solution aims to create a single audit trail for health institutions that collects different logs (ex: syslog, log4j, HL7, web servers logs). This solution is aligned with the IHE-ATNA (Audit Trail and Node Authentication) profile. It allows to perform audit processes that cross different systems in an integrated manner, as well as to diagnose problem occuring in different systems using a single dashboard.

MONITORING

SLA (Service-level agreement) monitoring and assessment. Monitoring of performance of server and network. Health data quality monitoring.

DATA PROTECTION

Pseudo-anonymization algorithms and auditing. Privacy impact assessment. Experts in General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

CONSULTING

Experts in

  • Integrations: HL7, IHE (Integrating the Healthcare Enterprise), Health data quality
  • Cibersecurity
  • Data protection

TEAM & CERTIFICATION

HLTSYS has Luis Filipe Antunes, Manuel Eduardo Correia and Ricardo Correia as cofounders.

Currently HTLSYS counts 12 professionals with expertise in several computer areas as Cybersecurity, Data Protection, Health Information Systems Integration (2 Mirth Certified Professionals), National Standards Body (3 IPQ members).

Meet our customers requirements is our main objective, to improve our team expertise we continually invest in team certification.

Some of our team members are certified in ISO 27001 Foundation, Mirth Connect and ISO 9001:2015.

Furthermore some of our team members integrate and collaborate with national standards body (IPQ – CT199 Health Informatics group).

WHO ARE WE?

We are a spin-off company from University of Porto who focuses on cybersecurity, security technologies, security auditing, performance consulting and data protection laws.

AWARDS

Award – A system integration solution

Oporto, June 18th, 2015 - the IRA (Integration Router & Audit), a software solution developed to support clinical management and integration, won the CIO Awards last June 17th. The software is already in use at IPO Porto, and [...]

Award – Innovation in Pharmacy

Luís Antunes, Manuel Eduardo Correia, and Ricardo Correia, have won the first edition of the João Cordeiro Award – Innovation in Pharmacy with the project DigitalPharma, a mobile solution that facilitates the interaction of the patient with the [...]

PARTNERSHIPS