HL7's comprehensive standards set and its international collaboration for enabling semantically interoperable eHealth and pHealth solutions.


Journal Article

The workshop is organized by HL7 and its affiliates to present and to discuss HL7's activities for providing international standards and specifications to enable advanced semantically interoperable eHealth and pHealth solutions, adaptable to national health systems through localization. The workshop especially focuses on the multi-disciplinary structure of HL7 and its liaisons with international and national standards developing organizations as well as important health informatics initiatives. Demonstrating existing and emerging solutions and strategies within HL7's broad scope and spectrum, the international scope of HL7 standards is highlighted.

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Cited Authors

  • Blobel, B; Chronaki, C; Stegwee, R; Grain, H; Hammond, WE; Jaffe, C; Kalra, D; Koehn, M; Macary, F; Sabutsch, S; Sheetham, E; Schulz, S; Tan, M; HL7 Affiliates Council,

Published Date

  • 2009

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 150 /

Start / End Page

  • 982 - 986

PubMed ID

  • 19745460

Pubmed Central ID

  • 19745460

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0926-9630


  • eng

Conference Location

  • Netherlands