Use of HIs in Health Software Systems - Conformance Requirements v3.0

This document lists mandatory, conditional and recommended software conformance requirements applicable to the implementation of healthcare identifier business use cases. These requirements are to be applied by the developers of such systems so healthcare identifiers are used in a manner that minimises risks to clinical safety, privacy and information security and maximises the benefits associated with their usage.

Identifier: 
NEHTA-1651:2014
Date: 
24-02-2014
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Product component
Identifier: 
NEHTA-1732:2014

This software conformance requirements specification supports the safe use of healthcare identifiers in health software systems.

Product component
Identifier: 
NEHTA-1080:2012

This document lists mandatory, conditional and recommended software conformance requirements applicable to the HI business use cases. The HI software conformance requirements are intended to minimise risks to clinical safety, privacy and information security.

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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