Use of HIs in Health Software Systems - Business Use Cases v3.1

This document is designed to guide the safe implementation of healthcare identifiers in healthcare software systems. It outlines the high level business processes and sub-processes that should be followed and provides a step-by-step guide to handling healthcare identifiers or accessing the Healthcare Identifiers Service to satisfactorily complete the required course of action. 

Identifier: 
NEHTA-1733:2014
Date: 
16-10-2014
SHA256 Checksum: 
9eda49e5e222a23a3beadc73b712b584165e6e30f08de6fb72212c6882ae384e
Type: 
application/pdf
Size: 
1.40 MB
Release history
Product component
Identifier: 
NEHTA-1650:2014

This is an informative document which has been produced to guide the safe implementation of healthcare identifiers in healthcare software systems.

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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