Event Summary v1.2

An Event Summary is used to capture key health information about significant healthcare events that are relevant to the ongoing care of an individual. Event Summaries can be submitted to the eHealth record system by any participating organisation. An Event Summary may either be provided as a structured or unstructured clinical document.

End products superseded by

A new version has been released for this end product

Please refer to Event Summary v1.3 or refer to the Release History for all releases of this End Product.

Identifier: 
EP-0939:2012
Date: 
26-09-2012
Type: 
application/zip
SHA256 Checksum: 
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Size: 
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Product Components

Product component
Identifier: 
NEHTA-0994:2012

This release notification introduces specifications associated with Event Summary Release 1.0.

Product component
Identifier: 
NEHTA-0992:2012

This document summarises the requirements for producers and consumers of the Event Summary Clinical Document that connect to the national My Health Record system.

Product component
Identifier: 
NEHTA-0991:2011

This document presents the information requirements for an Event Summary, which are recommended for use within Australia.

Product component
Identifier: 
NEHTA-0995:2011

This document is a Structured Content Specification (SCS) for an Event Summary. It specifies the information structure of Agency-compliant Event Summaries in order to support the transfer of health information.

Product component
Identifier: 
NEHTA-0989:2012

This document provides a guide to implementing the logical model detailed in the Agency's Event Summary Structured Content Specification (ES SCS) as an HL7 Clinical Document Architecture (CDA) Release 2 XML document.

Release history

By operation of the Public Governance, Performance and Accountability (Establishing the Australian Digital Health Agency) Rule 2016, on 1 July 2016, all the assets and liabilities of NEHTA will vest in the Australian Digital Health Agency. In this website, on and from 1 July 2016, all references to "National E-Health Transition Authority" or "NEHTA" will be deemed to be references to the Australian Digital Health Agency. PCEHR means the My Health Record, formerly the "Personally Controlled Electronic Health Record", within the meaning of the My Health Records Act 2012 (Cth), formerly called the Personally Controlled Electronic Health Records Act 2012 (Cth).

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