Message from the CEO

Message from John Pitale, CEO

At Edmond, we excel in delivering specialized, advanced solutions in healthcare technology, cyber security, and big data analytics and mining to federal and commercial organizations. Edmond has provided technology advisory services, developed enterprise architectures, and completed significant software engineering, integration engineering, analytical, operational, and engineering systems development programs for the largest healthcare organizations in the federal government. With 15 years of experience in advanced data exchange protection and privacy, we look forward to continue building secure, interoperable solutions, which help answer data security and protection questions that matter regarding the health of private citizens, active-duty military personnel, veterans and those who treat them. Concrete thinking, customer satisfaction, valuing our staff and anticipating the future form the cornerstones of Edmond’s success.

Concrete Thinking, Reliable Results
Edmond brings to your organization insight in health data security and privacy standards development, harmonization and testing, healthcare information technology interoperability and systems architecture definition and implementation.

We are proud of the work we have accomplished and the value we bring to the largest health organization in the world in the development of standards for health data protection security. Since 2006, Edmond has supported the Veteran’s Health Administration (VHA) in the development, interoperability standard coordination, verification, demonstration and stake-holder support and management.

We are active members in standard committees that drive medical data exchange including: HL7, HITSP, FHA, ONC-SAMHSA, and DoD standards groups. Edmond performs advanced technology implementations, as defined in the President’s Council of Advisors on Science and Technology (PCAST) report for security privacy and access data tagging controls for the Office of National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC). We support pioneer medical data privacy and security initiatives, such us iElectronic Health Record (iEHR) for DoD interoperable architecture, Organization for the Advancement of Structured Information Standards (OASIS), the Standards and Interoperability Framework (S&I Framework), and the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST).
Edmond’s expertise in data sharing protection and security is augmented by our specialized capabilities in Big Data analytics for prestigious private sector organizations.

Customer Satisfaction
Edmond combines advanced technological capabilities to deliver practical, customized solutions designed to address the unique data protection and technology needs of our healthcare, public sector and commercial sector clients. Edmond is a leader in advancing the state of technology and system interoperability, both within the Veteran’s Administration (VA) and with external entities such as DoD, the payer community, the Health and Human Services Department and various Standards Development Organizations (SDOs). The resulting customer satisfaction we experience can be measured by the long-term support we continue to provide throughout our client community.

We Value Our Staff
Our team possesses depth of knowledge and experience gained from implementing specialized technology architecture and data protection solutions and services for organizations in the public and private sectors. Edmond encourages innovation and research to develop highly advanced solutions for our clients under ethical standards. We care about our staff, which means we work hard to attract, develop and retain the very best talent. Our staff includes recognized experts in healthcare information technology interoperability, security and privacy. Members of our staff are voting members of the Cross Enterprise Security and Privacy Authorization (XSPA) Technical Committee (TC). Edmond personnel have authored standards used by OASIS and the S&I Framework.

Building for the Future
Edmond wants to ensure that we are fully prepared to support the ever-increasing demand for healthcare information technology interoperability, cyber-security, and Big Data analytics. We are relentless in engaging our clients to better understand their strategic priorities; assessing technical innovations within the context of your organization’s priorities; augmenting our staff with new expertise and identifying partnerships to help us enhance the support we provide to our clients, now and in the future.

Thank you for your interest in Edmond.

John Pitale, CEO Edmond Scientific Company