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SOEMPI: Secure Open Enterprise Master Patient Index
Health Information Privacy Lab
Privacy Preserving Record Linkage
Secure Open Enterprise Master Patient Index (SOEMPI) is software tool based on OpenEMPI for privacy preserving record linkage. SOEMPI is engineered to be extensible and support the PRL lifecycle, including the distribution of cryptographic keys and the communication between the participating organizations. This project was initiated, and is currently maintained, by the Health Information Privacy Laboratory at Vanderbilt University.
Funding & Grant
This research was supported by grants CCF-0424422, CNS-1016343, and CNS-0964350 from the NSF and R01-LM009989 from the NIH.
Publications & References
  • Csaba Toth, Elizabeth Durham, Murat Kantarcioglu, Bradley Malin. SOEMPI: A Secure Open Enterprise Master Patient Index Software Toolkit for Private Record Linkage. - under review.
  • System Requirements
  • Java Runtime Environment 1.6+
  • PostgreSQL 8.4+
  • JBoss 4.2.3.GA-jdk6
  • For detailed installation instructions please see the Documentation section.
  • Enterprise Application Archive
  • Ready to use Virtual Machine image (for details also see the SOEMPIbin repository link above)
    Developer's Corner
  • Design: Components & architecture
  • Access the source code