Health Level 7

What is Health Level Seven?

The Health Level Seven (HL7HL7 is a Standards Developing Organization accredited by the American National Standards Institute (... More) organization is an ANSI accredited Standards Developing Organization. Volunteers from around the world gather in quarterly meetings called HL7HL7 is a Standards Developing Organization accredited by the American National Standards Institute (... More Working Groups. During these HL7HL7 is a Standards Developing Organization accredited by the American National Standards Institute (... More Working Group meetings, volunteers work to refine, gain consensus, and produce documentation that describes how clinical information will be exchanged between disparate healthcare applications.

What is the HL7 standard?

Practically speaking, reference to the HL7HL7 is a Standards Developing Organization accredited by the American National Standards Institute (... More standard typically implies the HL7HL7 is a Standards Developing Organization accredited by the American National Standards Institute (... More V2 standard which has been widely used in healthcare since the early 1990’s.  HL7HL7 is a Standards Developing Organization accredited by the American National Standards Institute (... More has other standards, such as HL7HL7 is a Standards Developing Organization accredited by the American National Standards Institute (... More V3 and HL7 FHIRFHIR stands for Fast Healthcare Interoperable Resource. This emerging standard combines the best fea... More. An HL7HL7 is a Standards Developing Organization accredited by the American National Standards Institute (... More standard is the standard to which healthcare application vendors adhere when developing application interfaces to exchange patient data. An HL7HL7 is a Standards Developing Organization accredited by the American National Standards Institute (... More standard defines a method of moving clinical data between independent medical applications, often in near real time.

As Chapter 1 of the HL7HL7 is a Standards Developing Organization accredited by the American National Standards Institute (... More Version 2.3 states, “HL7HL7 is a Standards Developing Organization accredited by the American National Standards Institute (... More provides a common framework for implementing interfaces between disparate vendors”. The HL7HL7 is a Standards Developing Organization accredited by the American National Standards Institute (... More standard is intentionally flexible to accommodate data model differences between applications, such as the number of patient identifiers a system can store, and workflow differences between facilities/departments, such as whether an order can be placed without an encounter number.

HL7HL7 is a Standards Developing Organization accredited by the American National Standards Institute (... More V2 is the acknowledged healthcare industry standard and the best protocol available to date for exchanging clinical data among disparate healthcare systems. Although the emerging HL7 FHIRFHIR stands for Fast Healthcare Interoperable Resource. This emerging standard combines the best fea... More standard might change this in the future.

Read about the different HL7 standard versions or visit HL7Standards.com, our healthcare integration resource community site.

Register for an upcoming HL7HL7 is a Standards Developing Organization accredited by the American National Standards Institute (... More: First Steps training class.

How Corepoint Integration Engine works with HL7

 

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