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The Australian Digital Health Agency has updated the following specifications. My Health Record B2B Gateway Services v2.0 & My Health Record Overviews, Guides and Conformance Material v1.5. 

Overview

The Australian Digital Health Agency has updated the following specifications: 

1. My Health Record B2B Gateway Services v2.0

2. My Health Record Overviews, Guides and Conformance Material v1.5
(former name “PCEHR Overviews, Guides and Conformance Material”)

Scope

This release updates the conformance points, for new implementations, related to the TLS Security Profile from the Standards Australia E-health Web Services Profiles [ATS 5820-2010]. All web service invocations will need to support TLS Protocol version 1.2. Previous versions, including TLS 1.0 and 1.1, shall not be used on the following specifications:

1. My Health Record B2B Gateway Services v2.0

  • Document Exchange Service Technical Specification 
    (Note: A minor update has been made to XDSDocumentEntry Document Type and Class Code value set for Australian Organ Donor Register in this specification.)
  • View Service Technical Service Specification

2. My Health Record Overviews, Guides and Conformance Material v1.5

  • My Health Record - Implementation Guide v1.4
    (former name “PCEHR Implementation Guide”)

Who does this affect?

  • New software developers of clinical information systems that will integrate with My Health Record.
  • Existing software developers who are still using TLS 1.0 and TLS 1.1 will be supported until March 2022. We will contact software developers regarding the transition to TLS 1.2.

More Information

For a more detailed description of the end product and its components, please refer to the Release Notes:

1. My Health Record B2B Gateway Services v2.0

2. My Health Record Overviews, Guides and Conformance Material v1.5

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Date: 
Monday, March 22, 2021