The status of healthcare standards in the United States.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

Healthcare standards in the US are produced by six standard developers organizations: ACR/NEMA, ASC X12N, ASTM, HL7, IEEE, and NCPDP. The activities of these groups are coordinated through the ANSI HISPP. While considerable progress has been made in the area of data interchange standards, little progress has been made in the area of vocabulary standards.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Hammond, WE

Published Date

  • April 1995

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 39 / 1

Start / End Page

  • 87 - 92

PubMed ID

  • 7601547

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0020-7101

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/0020-7101(94)01084-e


  • eng

Conference Location

  • Ireland