2021-02-12: Technical Action Committee (TAC) call: Backend Forms Validation and Key Technical Updates that have been going on

Friendly reminder about our TAC call this week Friday!

When: Friday at 7:30pm IST | 5pm Nairobi | 4pm Cape Town | 2pm UTC | 9am EST | 6am PST

Where: om.rs/zoomtac

Shout out to @mksd who used the #technical-action slack thread to suggest some good topics for this week!


  • (2 mins) Fellowships Spots open - spread the word & let us know if you want to help review applicants.
  • (2 mins) OpenHIE Experiment: Update on IHE Connectathon HIE use case happening in 3 weeks
  • (10 mins) (@mksd) Forms validation: Backend integrity validation
  • (10 mins) (@mksd & @akanter) Discussion: adding a ‘conceptnames’ domain to Iniz.

Since we’re updating our Tech Radar throughout this month, we want everyone on the TAC to be familiar with the following developments happening in Squads…

  • (10 mins) (@burke) Analytics Engine Squad Update - pilot launch plan & FHIR schema decision

  • (5 mins) (Grace, JJ, Dimitri) MFE Squad Update - Carbon progress, April pilot plan, and experimenting with AMRS Form Builder

  • (10 mins) (Grace) Overview of the OCL Client

    • What it is and how it’s useful to rapidly manage concepts
    • Reviewing Subscription Module overlap w/ Initializer
Notes and Previous Recordings: https://wiki.openmrs.org/display/RES/Technical+Action+Committee+Notes
CC: @burke @mksd @mksrom @ibacher @ccwhite23 dkayiwa @wanyee @janflowers @ssmusoke @jdick @aojwang @morrisng @mogoodrich @mseaton @akanter @herbert24 @bistenes @tendomart @gcliff @mozzy @sharif & please CC others you think would be interested.