מחבר: ברית אלמוג
Outstanding medical innovation: send medicine awarded advance technological and Logistics Directorate (אט”ל) in the field of military medicine. For it to develop medical software called E.S.T. I (electronic system of information transfer) that contains information about the medical and professional qualification of the fighters, allowing access to this information in a timely manner and user-friendly. “What is special about a Navy Medical your eligibility should be high all the time,” said Lieutenant Colonel קרפ”ח, Shahar Shapira. “Due to operational work in can tell commanders notice of hours, they leave for weeks and for that they need to know that the soldiers physically qualified in all respects.”
E.S.T. I development took three years and required the cooperation of many units. The software addresses the needs that include, among other things, better access to eligibility data, supporting more data, more information and choice of system support.
“Risk management is the real benefit of the system,” said Lt. Col. Ronen, Commander of the Naval Medical Institute which perform some eligibility tests of warriors. “The system is a platform allows you and one of the reasons for its success is the fact that you can expand the types of information it contains, and to build her dimensions. You can also make informed decisions and data based upon the information it contains. You can also retrieve your system simple, real-time information that contributes to the risk management of the units and the operational planners, “he explained.
New software development starting in 2010 when a whole year has gone into defining the needs of the Navy units, and two years of construction. The development results from collaboration between many factors in the medical corps: Maj. Dr. scheidler has issued from her Navy Captain Dr. Nasr from Haifa and occupational health, Mr. major Carmel Raz Fund, along with the dead.
The system gives a breakdown of the individual Warrior now examine for cause, details of his condition and his medical history. In addition, it also provides graphs and statistics that provide a general perspective on the situation. The combination of two points of view enables you to create photo good condition and true to reality the capability improves the selections.
Right now, the Navy is the only one that uses the new system, but a commander believed that other places in the army can use these options. Also, קרפ”ח Lt. Col. Shahar Shapira, thinking that the system is suitable for additional purposes. “Future development of the system will be the subject of medical professional qualification applies,” said Lieutenant Colonel Shapira. “We think of the development of the system so that it contains information on training, qualifications and specialties of each medical team, elaborated.
In addition, the system is so E.S.T.I. dual reason-is the acronym in English, and the second is a tribute to the past work, Abdullah ilandr, who pushed the issue of computerization and started developing the project. Ilandr died of cancer a year after starting work on the project, called the project tribute to her memory.
Translated from Navy website