HIPS v7.2.1

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The HIPS product enables the seamless integration of digital health systems with national digital health infrastructure services, such as 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
      • pathology reports
      • diagnostic imaging reports
      • package these documents before submission
  • Dynamically convert HL7(R) v2 ORU messages to CDA documents for pathology reports and diagnostic imaging reports. Add disclaimer and acknowledgement box

This specification references or contains excerpts of intellectual property (IP) owned by the Regenstrief Institute, IHTSDO, or HL7 International. Applicable IP constraints apply:

  • This material contains content from LOINCTM (http://loinc.org). The LOINC table, LOINC codes, and LOINC panels and forms file are copyright © 1995-2015, Regenstrief Institute, Inc. and the Logical Observation Identifiers Names and Codes (LOINC) Committee and available at no cost under the license at http://loinc.org/terms-of-use. LOINC is a trademark of Regenstrief Institute, Inc., registered in the United States.
  • This material includes SNOMED Clinical TermsTM (SNOMED CT®) which is used by permission of the International Health Terminology Standards Development Organisation (IHTSDO). All rights reserved. SNOMED CT® was originally created by The College of American Pathologists. "SNOMED" and "SNOMED CT" are registered trademarks of the IHTSDO, (http://www.ihtsdo.org).
  • This document includes excerpts of HL7TM International standards and other HL7 International material. HL7 International is the publisher and holder of copyright in the excerpts. The publication, reproduction and use of such excerpts is governed by the HL7 IP Policy (see http://www.hl7.org/legal/ippolicy.cfm) and the HL7 International License Agreement. HL7 and CDA are trademarks of Health Level Seven International and are registered with the United States Patent and Trademark Office.
End products superseded by

A new version has been released for this end product

Please refer to HIPS v7.3 or refer to the Release History for all releases of this End Product.

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Product Components

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The HIPS product enables the seamless integration of digital health systems with national digital health infrastructure services, such as the Healthcare Identifiers Service and the My Health Record system.

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HIPS Documentation Packages contains a comprehensive set of product documentation, including license terms for incorporated third-party products.

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The Interface Change Log lists changes to HIPS web service interfaces.
Implementers can use this document to understand the impacts of changes on their HIPS implementation that would result from an upgrade to a more recent HIPS version.

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The Functional Change Log provides a comprehensive list of functionality changes and defect fixes for each HIPS release.
Implementers can use this document to identify the most suitable target HIPS release for upgrades to a more recent HIPS version.

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The defect fix was incorporated to address an issue identified in the HIPS 7.2 minor release in relation to patients without IHI not appearing in the Patients without IHI list in HIPS UI.

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The purpose of this document is to provide a detailed view of the design of the HIPS-UI Web module that supports participating organisations integrating with the My Health Record system.

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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