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Please refer to Healthcare Identifiers Service v1.1 or refer to the Release History for all releases of this End Product.

Description

One of the key foundations for a national approach to eHealth is a standard process across the health sector to consistently identify everyone involved in a healthcare event:

  • Individual Healthcare Identifier (IHI) for individuals receiving healthcare services
  • Healthcare Provider Identifier – Individual (HPI-I) for healthcare providers and other healthcare personnel involved in providing patient care
  • Healthcare Provider Identifier – Organisation (HPI-O) for organisations that deliver healthcare (such as hospitals or medical practices).

Please visit the DHS Medicare website for more information.

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Identifier: 
EP-1060:2011
Date: 
01-06-2011
Size: 
25.97 MB
Type: 
application/zip
SHA256 Checksum: 
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