TCH Forecaster Release Notes

Version 4.2.1 - Production

Version 4.1.3 - Release July 12, 2018

Testing release

Version 4.1.2 - Release July 2, 2018

Testing release

Version 4.1.1 - Release June 27, 2018

Testing release

Version 4.1.0 - Release June 23, 2018

Testing release

Version 4.0.8 - Release May 26, 2018

Testing release

Version 4.0.7 - Release April 28, 2018

Testing release

Version 4.0.6 - Release April 11, 2018

Testing release

Version 4.0.5 - Release March 20, 2018

Testing release

Version 4.0.4 - Release March 5, 2018

Testing release

Version 4.0.3a - Release May 7, 2018

Production release

Version 4.0.3 - Release February 20, 2018

Testing release

Version 4.0.2 - Release January 10, 2018

Testing release

Version 4.0.1 - Release September 19, 2017

Production release

Version 3.16.1 - Release August 30, 2017

Testing release

Influenza vaccine code update:

Version 3.15.2 - Release April 10, 2017

Testing release

Version 3.15.1 - Release March 8, 2017

Testing release

Version 3.14.07 - Release February 24, 2017

Testing release

Version 3.14.06 - Release January 19, 2017

Testing release

Version 3.14.05 - Release December 12, 2016

Production release

Version 3.14.04 - Release October 26, 2016

Production release

Version 3.14.03 - Release September 16, 2016

Fixed Bug

Version 3.14.02 - Release September 2, 2016

PCV13 Issue Fixed for IHS

Version 3.14.01 - Release August 17, 2016

Influenza code update

Version 3.13 - Production

Version 3.13.03 - Release August 5, 2016

Small bug fix for IHS

Version 3.13.02 - Release July 25, 2016

Small bug fix for IHS

Version 3.13.01 - Release June 24, 2016

Testing release

Version 3.12

Version 3.12.03 - Release February 12, 2016

Production candidate release to support Meningococcal B vaccine recommendations

Version 3.12.02 - Release January 29, 2016

Production candidate release to support Meningococcal B vaccine recommendations

Version 3.12.01 - Release November 25 2015

Testing release to support the new Meningococcal B vaccines

Version 3.11 - Production

Version 3.11.12 - Release October 15, 2015

Testing release with additional fixes to the Meningococcal schedule.

Version 3.11.11 - Release October 9, 2015

Testing release with updated Meningococcal schedule.

Version 3.11.10 - Release August 14, 2015

Production candidate release.

Version 3.11.09 - Release August 10, 2015

Production candidate release with updates to several schedules.

Version 3.11.08 - Release July 14, 2015

Testing release with moderate improvements.

Version 3.11.07 - Release May 22, 2015

Production candidate release with several minor issues fixed.

Version 3.11.06 - Release May 15, 2015

Interim release with support for FHIR connection, no impact on production interfaces.

Version 3.11.05 - Release May 1, 2015

Production candidate release with support for latest CVX codes added.

Version 3.11.04 - Release February 13, 2015

Production candidate release with final fixes for Pneumo 65+

Version 3.11.03 - Release January 13, 2015

Production candidate release with final fixes for Pneumo 65+

Version 3.11.02 - Release December 22, 2014

Beta release of changes for Pneumo 65+ recommendations. This is ready for continued testing but not ready for production use.

Version 3.11.01 - Release December 19, 2014

Alpha release of changes for Pneumo 65+ recommendations. This is ready for testing but not ready for production use.

Version 3.10 - Production

Version 3.10.11 - Release November 19, 2014

Production ready version. The following changes were made:

Version 3.10.10 - Release October 10, 2014

Production ready version. The following changes were made:

Version 3.10.9 - Release October 3, 2014

This version is ready for production use. Includes minor fixes identified during user acceptance testing.

Version 3.10.8 - Release September 19, 2014

This version is ready for production use. One minor fix from previous release.

Version 3.10.7 - Release September 18, 2014

This version is intended for production use. Very minor changes from previous version.

Version 3.10.6 - Release September 17, 2014

This version is intended for production use. Very minor changes from previous version.

Version 3.10.5 - Release September 16, 2014

This version should be ready for production use. A few minor changes were made, but testing is nearly complete.

Version 3.10.4 - Release September 8, 2014

This is a testing release, and may be ready for production use. It must be tested first.

Version 3.10.3 - Release August 29, 2014

This is a testing release, and will likely not be released for production use. Please note that many of the fixes listed below are not known to be problems in the current production release. Rather they are fixes to problems introduced in the previous patch.

Version 3.10.2 - Release August 27, 2014

This is a testing release, and will likely not be released for production use. Please note that many of the fixes listed below are not known to be problems in the current production release. Rather they are fixes to problems introduced in the previous patch.

Version 3.10.1 - Release August 20, 2014

This is a testing release, and will not be released for production use. Five forecast antigens have been completely rewritten:

Changes specific to Influenza:

Version 3.9

Version 3.9.4 - Released June 17, 2014

Final set of improvements for Spring 2014 release

Version 3.8

Version 3.8.4 - Released April 24, 2014

Improvements for IHS deployment and TCH deployment.

Version 3.7

Version 3.7.1 - Released April 2, 2014

Improvements for IHS deployment.

Version 3.5.12 - Released March 28, 2014

Improvements found after testing with IHS and TCH test cases:

Version 3.4

Version 3.4.1

Changes for Indian Health Service and Texas Children's Hospital:

Version 3.3

Version 3.3.1

Changes to the detailed information associated with each vaccine type forecaster for and changes to the IHS interface.

Version 3.2

Version 3.2.6

This latest release has the following major improvements:

It is important for API users to understand the need to filter results before displaying to the end user. The forecaster now returns a great deal more information some of which may not be relevant. For example, all patients, regardless of age, will receive a Rotavirus forecast. For most patients this forecast will simply indicate the patient is finished or complete. These type of results would not normally be shown to clinicians giving regular care. Please consult the API documentation to understand how to properly interpret the results.

Release Process Checklist

These are the technical steps necessary to release a new version of the TCH Forecaster: