eHealth Integration Sample Code v2.0

The eHealth Integration Sample Code provides implementers and software vendors with a sample implementation of a communications solution that enables patient administration systems and clinical information systems to interact with the Healthcare Identifiers Service and the My Health Record system.

It is a standalone middleware solution offering the following functionality:

  • Connection to the Healthcare Identifiers Service to search for and retrieve national healthcare identifiers
  • Assisted My Health Record system registration of patients
  • Connection to the My Health Record system to:
    • determine if a patient has a digital record;
    • view a patient’s digital health record;
    • post clinical documents into this record including:
      • discharge summaries
      • prescription and dispense records
      • event summaries
      • shared health summaries
      • specialist letters
    • package these documents prior to submission.
End products superseded by

A new version has been released for this end product

Please refer to eHealth Integration Sample Code v2.0.3 or refer to the Release History for all releases of this End Product.

Identifier: 
EP-2036:2015
Date: 
27-02-2015
Type: 
application/zip
SHA256 Checksum: 
374a7b0895f4860dbdd5875320d60610db2f10419ddec763c41107f7c2351162
Size: 
58.80 MB

Product Components

Product component
Identifier: 
NEHTA-2037:2015

A middleware and communications solution to enable a clinical information system and a patient administration system (PAS) to interact with the My Health Record system.

Product component
Identifier: 
NEHTA-2038:2015

An extension of the core services provided by the eHISC core product, providing a web-based user interface for fulfilling common interaction requirements with the My Health Record system, including features such as viewing (including prescriptions), level 1A document uploads (eHISC Core can suppo

Product component
Identifier: 
NEHTA-2039:2015

The eHealth Integration Sample Code provides implementers and software vendors with a sample implementation of a communications solution that enables patient administration systems and clinical information systems to interact with the Healthcare Identifiers Service and the My Health Record system

Product component
Identifier: 
NEHTA-2040:2015

The eHealth Integration Sample Code comprises the source code and associated documentation for the Healthcare Identifiers and PCEHR system (HIPS) software, developed by a third party vendor on behalf of a number of states and territories.

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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