Book Zurman, Inc.

Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business

Health IT Interoperability Solutions

We are committed to developing and refining the ability of healthcare systems to connect with other systems. The sharing of data across systems should include the uniform presentation of healthcare data, user controls, and, most importantly, the protection of patient confidentiality.

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Program/Project Management

We partner with our clients to provide customized, innovative solutions that focus on their agency, personnel, and facilities.

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Business Process Engineering

Book Zurman, Inc. are experts in streamlining outdated work processes and structures to allow the largest federal agencies to fulfill their mission, meet strategic goals and effectively and efficiently serve the American public. 

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About US

Book Zurman, Inc. specializes in managing complex program lifecycles that include developing, deploying, and maintaining large-scale, enterprise wide healthcare IT systems. We provide program, project, and IT architecture management services in Healthcare Information Technology (HIT) and Health Informatics including medical terminology and HIT standards. As a Center for Veteran Enterprises (CVE) certified Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business, we have partnered with the VA to streamline inter-agency collaboration, build robust clinical business analysis and modeling systems, define clinical terminology/interoperability standards and requirements management, and improve PMO support.

The Book Zurman, Inc team played a pivotal role in the establishment of the VHA Health Information Model (VHIM) and the Federal Health Information Model (FHIM), two of the largest health care information systems in the US. Currently, we are applying our healthcare IT systems expertise and enterprise experience to the development of the Federal Health Architecture (FHA) and the ONC Standards and Interoperability Framework. 

Why Book Zurman, Inc.

At Book Zurman, Inc. we deliver excellence by building customized teams of business and industry experts suited to your specific needs. As our partner, you'll have access to a team committed to listening, assessing, addressing, and managing your agencys needs. We create the business equivalent of a "strike force" – a highly specialized team with the ability to take a mission and deliver. Our small business approach means we have the ability to shape solutions in a matter of days or weeks and partner with businesses whose expertise compliments our own. Our flexible contract options and unique team building approach ensure our clients receive expert solutions that work.

Since our founding in 1996, we have focused on our clients and making them part of the solution. Our clients are the most valuable, knowledgeable resource of information and insight regarding their agency, personnel, and facilities. Most importantly, our leadership team is comprised of Six Sigma, PMP, and Agile certified experts committed to Projet Management Institute (PMI) and Agile HIT development standards. All of our clients, including various Fortune 500 companies, the DoD, and the VA, receive our dedicated commitment to excellence and solutions that stand the test of time.


Book Zurman, Inc., crafts customized client solutions using the Book Zurman Agile Semantic Interoperability Suite (BASIS©) Framework. The BASIS© Framework is a collection of advanced, comprehensive system development and program & project management strategies, which are developed from a compound foundation of industry-standard methodologies expertly employed using our teams’ varied knowledge and expertise.  BASIS©  draws from and builds upon key elements of the IBM Rational Unified Process (RUP), PMI’s Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK), Agile (Scrum, XP, CD) iterative development frameworks and DevOpps methodologies.

The BASIS© Framework ensures:

  • Customer Centered Solutions
  • Rigorous Quality Control Management (QCM)
  • A structured approach to Service Oriented Architecture (SOA)
  • Accurate Cost Management
  • Forward-Focused Thinking coupled with Next-Generation Technology



Our blog is written each month by an expert team member or a carefully chosen, knowledgeable guest writer. Our desire is to provide you with an accurate representation of the evolving Health IT environment and standards development.

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Our office is located at:

360 Central Ave. Suite 970
St Petersburg, FL 33701

Company Information

FAX: 727-378-9025  
DUNS: 832028703