eHealth Pathology Report v1.0

Digital health pathology reports can be used to share information about pathology tests via an indvidual's My Health Record. The pathology report PDF may contain one or more tests that are uploaded by the pathology provider to the individual's My Health Record.

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Please refer to eHealth Pathology Report v1.1 or refer to the Release History for all releases of this End Product.

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This template package library provides validation rules for eHealth Pathology Report documents to identify points of non-conformance to the relevant specifications.

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This is a guide to implementing a logical model using the HL7 standard and mapping to a corresponding attribute or element. It also provides conformance requirements against which an implementer can attest the conformance of their systems.

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This specification describes a logical data model for eHealth Pathology Report clinical documents that are uploaded to the individual's My Health Record.

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This document defines the minimum set of data groups and data elements that are recommended for implementation in any system that creates and uploads pathology reports to an individual’s My Health Record.

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The eHealth Pathology Report specification set (end product) provides an enhancement to the My Health Record system. It includes a CDA document containing a pathology result report in PDF format that can be uploaded to the My Health Record system by the pathology service provider.

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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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