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December 6, 2013
Health Level 7 Glossaries
What is a HL7 Glossary
A HL7 Glossary (also known as a HL7 Ontology, HL7 Vocabulary, HL7 Idioticon or HL7 Clavis) is an alphabetical list of definitions and explanations of the terms and expressions use by the Health Level 7 Standards. These HL7 glossaries include expressions and terms that are either newly introduced, uncommon or specialized for Health Level 7 - glossed by synonyms and/or near-synonyms.
Health Informatics Glossaries and HL7 Glossaries
Health Informatics Standards Glossary - International Standards Organization (ISO)
HL7 Glossary - Health Level 7 International (HL7)
Clinical Research Glossary - Clinical Data Interchange Standards Consortium (CDISC)
Health Informatics Document Registry and Glossary - Joint Initiative for Global Standards Harmonization
HIPAA Glossary - Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA)
General Glossary of Acronyms and Initialisms - Wikipedia
HL7 Books & eHealth Books we Recommend:
Download the HL7 Standards - CDA, V2.x, V3, Arden Syntax & EHR Functional Model
NEW: Meaningful Use and Beyond: A Guide for IT Staff in Health Care - Are you ready to take your IT skills to the healthcare industry? This concise book explains how the US healthcare system is implementing Electronic Health Records ("EHRs") and other IT systems to comply with the US government’s Meaningful Use requirements. A tremendous opportunity for tens of thousands of IT professionals, the Meaningful Use program requires a complete makeover of archaic paper records systems, cumbersome workflows and other outdated practices. This book describes in detail how hospitals and doctors’ offices differ from other organizations that use IT and explains how to bridge the gap between clinicians and IT staff.
Electronic Health Records For Dummies - a helpful, plain-English guide for doctors, nurses and healthcare administrators to understand, implement and use an Electronic Health Record system.
Health Care Information Systems: A Practical Approach for Health Care Management - the Best Selling textbook in the field. Mark Leavitt, MD, PhD, CCHIT Chairman said "With health care information technology now in the national policy spotlight, this book should be required reading for every health care administrator and student.
The HL7 CDA Book - by eminent expert Keith Boone provides clear and easy-to-use CDA implementation guidance with numerous examples. The reader will learn not only how to implement the CDA standard, but also to understand its idioms and to "speak" the CDA language.
Introduction to HL7 V2.x Messaging (2nd Edition) - the most popular HL7 V2.x Messaging introductory Textbook. Mike Henderson is widely recognized as a most experienced HL7 V2.x teacher and trainer. He regularly teaches at the HL7 Education Summits in the US and co-authors the HL7 V2.x Analyst Certification exams.
HL7 V2.x Messaging Study Guide - the Study Guide to the above Textbook. Both books are considered mandatory reading and study for candidates sitting the HL7 International V2.x Analyst Certification exam.
Verification Results for IT Standards: HL7 - a text focussing on the formal verification of standards in healthcare.
Principles of Health Interoperability HL7 and SNOMED - Healthcare depends on the two leading standards HL7 and SNOMED CT for functional and semantic interoperability. Tim is one of the most experienced teachers of both HL7 V3 and SNOMED CT.
International Standards Online: ISO, ANSI, IEC, IEEE, CSA, BSI, DIN, etc. - easily and instantly download these popular eHealth Standards!
Managing Health Care Information Systems: A Practical Approach for Health Care Executives - the title says it all!
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Latest News: HL7HL7 Supports GS1 as World's Best Supply Chain Healthcare Standard
Monday, 14th October 2013
Health Level Seven International® (HL7®) has re-iterated its support of GS1 by joining more than 50 leading healthcare stakeholders from around the world in signing an endorsement paper that supports the adoption of the GS1 System of Standards for Healthcare as the global standard best suited for the healthcare supply chain.
HL7 and Sparx Systems Announce the Winners of the 2012-2013 Tooling Challenge
Monday, 30th September 2013
Health Level Seven® (HL7®) International, the global authority on interoperability for health information technology with members in 55 countries, and Sparx Systems, a leading vendor of modeling tools based on open standards, today announced the winners of the 2012-2013 Tooling Challenge. The challenge was to produce a Unified Modeling Language (UML) profile for HL7's Model Interchange Format (MIF) static models using Sparx Systems' Enterprise Architect that will enable commercial UML modeling tools to work with HL7 static models, which have features that extend the standard UML expressions.
Health Level Seven Announces New Board Members, Fellows and Volunteer of the Year Awards
Wednesday, 25th September 2013
Health Level Seven® (HL7®) International, the global authority on interoperability of health information technology with members in 55 countries, today announced election results for its Board of Directors at the 27th Annual Plenary and Working Group Meeting in Cambridge, MA. The 2013 HL7 Fellows and the 2013 recipients of the W. Edward Hammond, PhD, Volunteer of the Year Awards were also recognized at the event.
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