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Goals of Care v1.0

EP-3024:2020

The Goals of Care clinical document type is used to capture advance care information in alignment with Western Australia’s Goals of Patient Care Summary documents.

Friday, 13 Mar 2020

Secure Messaging v1.0.3

EP-1880:2014

The Agency’s Secure Messaging provides software developers with information and tools to assist in the implementation of Secure Message Delivery (SMD) and Endpoint Location Service (ELS).

Wednesday, 22 Oct 2014

Medicare Overview v1.2

EP-1795:2014

Medicare Overview v1.2

Medicare Overview documents provide an overview of Medicare-sourced information stored in an individual’s My Health Record.

Wednesday, 31 Dec 2014

Clinical Documents Integration Toolkit v1.8

EP-2912:2020

The eHealth integration toolkits are a collection of integration tools and sample code resources available in both .NET and Java. The sample code and integration tools are used within the eHealth Reference Platform, forming part of the code library for tools and simulators.

Friday, 17 Jul 2020

Health Record Overview v1.2

EP-3023:2020

The Health Record Overview provides a summary of an individual’s My Health Record and is intended to serve as the “home screen” displayed when an individual’s record is first opened.

Thursday, 30 Jul 2020

Health Record Overview - Release Note v1.2

DH-3029:2020

This release includes updates to the Health Record Overview Presentation and Data Usage Guide v1.2 resulting from adding new Goals Of Care Specification document to the recent release of the My Health Record system.

Thursday, 30 Jul 2020

Electronic Prescribing v2.2

EP-3175:2020

Electronic Prescribing - Technical Framework documents

These technical framework documents are provided to software vendors and demonstrate what will be required to enable electronic prescribing. These technical documents are:

Friday, 05 Jun 2020

Advance Care Planning v1.1

EP-3142:2020

Advance Care Planning documents are included in the My Health Record system to provide increased accessibility to a consumer’s advance care planning information nationwide.

Tuesday, 31 Mar 2020

Goals of Care - Release Note v1.0

DH-3028:2020

The Goals of Care clinical document type is used to capture advance care information in alignment with Western Australia’s Goals of Patient Care Summary documents.

Friday, 13 Mar 2020

Electronic Prescribing v2.1

EP-3041:2020

Electronic Prescribing - Technical Framework documents

These technical framework documents are provided to software vendors and demonstrate what will be required to enable electronic prescribing. These technical documents are:

Wednesday, 18 Mar 2020

Common - Clinical Document - Release Note v1.5.3

DH-3100:2020

This release provides an updated Template Package Directory to include template packages for the following document types:

  • Goals of Care v1.0
  • Pharmacist Shared Medicines List v1.1
  • Pharmacist Shared Medicines List v1.1.1
Friday, 13 Mar 2020

Information Quality Rules v1.6

EP-2895:2019

The Information Quality Rules (IQ Rules) is a tool that helps developers, testers and analysts determine the quality of clinical documents including the conformance of clinical documents to the My Health Record system conformance requirements.

Wednesday, 07 Aug 2019

Information Quality Rules - Release Note v1.6

DH-2897:2019

The Information Quality Rules (IQ Rules) is a tool that helps developers, testers and analysts determine the quality of clinical documents including the conformance of clinical documents to the My Health Record system conformance requirements. 

Wednesday, 07 Aug 2019

Clinical Package Validator v2.8

EP-2903:2020

Version 2.8 of the Clinical Package Validator (Validator) provides software developers with enhanced capabilities to achieve a greater degree of automation and depth of their conformance tests of clinical documents.

Tuesday, 07 Jan 2020

CIS to NPP v1.0

EP-2876:2019

This product assists software vendors with implementing the Clinical Information System to National Provider Portal (CIS to NPP) interface implementation.

Friday, 22 Nov 2019

CIS to NPP - Release Note v1.0

DH-3000:2019

The Clinical Information System to National Provider Portal (CIS to NPP) interface allows a clinical information system (CIS) to launch a My Health Record National Provider Portal (NPP) session for a patient within the CIS application.

Friday, 22 Nov 2019

Shared Health Summary v1.5.2

EP-3013:2019

Shared Health Summary documents are sourced from an individual’s nominated healthcare provider and contain key summary information about the individual’s health status.

Monday, 25 Nov 2019

Shared Health Summary - Release Note v1.5.2

DH-3014:2019

This incremental release introduces an update to recommended wording for the Shared Health Summary attestation requirement. This update is based on suggestions provided by the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners and more closely reflects actual clinical workflows.

Monday, 25 Nov 2019

Electronic Prescribing v2.0

EP-2984:2019

Electronic Prescribing - Technical Framework documents

These technical framework documents are provided to software vendors and demonstrate what will be required to enable electronic prescribing. These technical documents are:

Thursday, 31 Oct 2019

HIPS - Release Note v7.2.1

DH-2967:2019

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.

Friday, 27 Sep 2019

My Health Record B2B Gateway Services - Release Note v1.8

DH-2947:2019

This release includes amendments to the Document Exchange Service and View Service LSS and TSS specifications to reflect the addition of the new CDA-based Pathology & Diagnostic Imaging Overviews. These updates document capability introduced to the My Health Record in September 2019.

Monday, 23 Sep 2019

Electronic Prescribing v1.1

EP-2928:2019

Electronic Prescribing - Preliminary Technical Framework documents

These PRELIMINARY documents are provided as drafts to software vendors to have early access to the technical framework and what will be required to enable electronic prescribing.

Monday, 23 Sep 2019

Electronic Prescribing - Release Note v1.1

DH-2971:2019

From late 2019, electronic prescribing will provide an option for prescribers and their patients to have a digital prescription as an alternative to a paper-based prescription. Electronic prescriptions and paper prescriptions will co-exist.

Monday, 23 Sep 2019

HIPS - Release Note v7.2

DH-2853:2019

HIPS v7.2 is a minor release that incorporates enhancements and defect fixes comprising of ​HPI-I relaxation for Pharmacist Shared Medicines List v1.1, CSP certificates for all functions, IHI searches based on address, IHI creation for newborns and MHR Assisted Registration for dependants.

Friday, 23 Aug 2019

HIPS v7.0

EP-2796:2019

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

Tuesday, 22 Jan 2019

HIPS - Release Note v7.0

DH-2793:2019

HIPS v7.0 is a major product release that significantly improves the performance of HIPS for very high load scenarios, particularly for Pathology Report and Diagnostic Imaging Report documents.

Tuesday, 22 Jan 2019

Participation Data Specification v3.3

EP-2499:2017

The Participation Data Specification is a foundation document for the suite of data specifications that the Agency is developing for the Australian health informatics community across a range of health topics.

Monday, 30 Jan 2017

Participant Model Specification v1.0

EP-2741:2018

The Participant Model Specification represents a key foundation for the modelling of clinical document specifications developed by the Australian Digital Health Agency (the Agency). It provides background information for the comprehensive understanding of clinical document types.

Thursday, 01 Nov 2018

Participation Data Specification - Release Note v3.3

DH-2498:2017

The purpose of this release note is to provide a brief description of the Participation Data Specification v3.3. This release note details the location of the specification, highlights resolved and outstanding issues, and also provides links to supporting documentation.

Monday, 30 Jan 2017

Medicare Records v1.0

EP-2746:2018

The Medicare Records FHIR Implementation Guide specifies the format of FHIR-based representations of Medicare documents that is used for the upload of such documents into the My Health Record system. It includes FHIR profiles defining the representation of:

Monday, 01 Oct 2018

Core Level One Clinical Document v1.0

EP-2648:2018

The Core Level One Clinical Document is a CDA container for the electronic representation of clinical information provided by source systems. For example, documents in PDF format could be included in the CDA container so it can be accepted by the My Health Record.

Wednesday, 01 Aug 2018

Discharge Summary v1.5.2

EP-2656:2018

Discharge Summary documents support the transfer of a patient from a hospital back to the care of their nominated primary healthcare provider.

Tuesday, 24 Jul 2018

Advance Care Document Custodian v1.1.1

EP-2662:2018

Advance care documents let individuals make choices about their future medical treatment in the event that they are cognitively impaired or otherwise unable to make their preferences known.

Wednesday, 01 Aug 2018

Core Level One - Release Note v1.0

DH-2647:2018

The Core Level One Clinical Document is a CDA container for the electronic representation of clinical information provided by source systems. For example, documents in PDF format could be included in the CDA container so it can be accepted by the My Health Record.

Wednesday, 01 Aug 2018

Referral v2.0

EP-2718:2018

The previous eReferral clinical document specifications were constrained to supporting referrals from a General Practitioner to a private specialist. Referrals to public hospitals, allied health providers or human services providers were not supported.

Monday, 09 Jul 2018

Clinical Package Validator - Release Note v2.7

DH-2685:2018

Version 2.7 of the Clinical Package Validator (Validator) provides software developers with enhanced capabilities to achieve a greater degree of automation and depth of their conformance tests of clinical documents.

Friday, 01 Jun 2018

Clinical Package Validator v2.7

EP-2684:2018

Version 2.7 of the Clinical Package Validator (Validator) provides software developers with enhanced capabilities to achieve a greater degree of automation and depth of their conformance tests of clinical documents.

Friday, 01 Jun 2018

My Health Record FHIR Gateway - Release Note v1.3.0

DH-2723:2018

Version 1.3 of the FHIR® Gateway provides improvements to the internal architecture of the APIs and includes fixes to known defect and production incidents.Version 1.3 of the FHIR® Gateway provides improvements to the internal architecture of the APIs and includes fixes to known defect and produc

Friday, 22 Jun 2018

Secure Messaging Integration Toolkit - Release Note v1.2.5

DH-2728:2018

Version 1.2.5 of the Secure Messaging Integration Toolkit provides an update of the Secure Messaging Conformance Test Tools – Software Package to include updated National Authentication Service for Health (NASH) Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) test certificates.

Friday, 01 Jun 2018

Secure Messaging Integration Toolkit v1.2.5

EP-2730:2018

The Secure Messaging Integration Toolkit contains libraries for B2B connectivity to Secure Message Delivery (SMD) and Endpoint Location Services (ELS), providing sample code for all operations, as well as a Medical Document Management (MDM) library to create the payload for SMD.

Friday, 01 Jun 2018

My Health Record Integration Toolkit v1.2.2

EP-2603:2018

The My Health Record Integration Toolkit contains libraries for B2B connectivity to the My Health Record system, providing sample code for all operations, as well as the schemas used and sample SOAP request and response messages.

Tuesday, 24 Apr 2018

Clinical Documents Integration Toolkit v1.7

EP-2588:2018

The eHealth integration toolkits are a collection of integration tools and sample code resources available in both .NET and Java. The sample code and integration tools are used within the eHealth Reference Platform, forming part of the code library for tools and simulators.

Tuesday, 24 Apr 2018

Advance Care Planning v1.0

EP-2322:2017

Advance Care Planning documents are included in the My Health Record system to provide increased accessibility to a consumer’s advance care planning information nationwide.

Thursday, 21 Dec 2017

eHealth Pathology Report v1.2.2

EP-2558:2017

eHealth pathology reports can be used to share information about pathology tests via an individual's digital health record. The Pathology Report PDF may contain one or more tests that are uploaded by the pathology provider to the individual's digital health record.

Thursday, 21 Dec 2017

Electronic Prescribing v1.0

EP-2623:2017

The Electronic Prescribing end product provides specification and guidance documents for software systems creating and processing prescriptions in electronic form.

Wednesday, 15 Nov 2017

Detailed Clinical Model Library - Release Note v4.5

DH-2523:2017

This release of the Detailed Clinical Model Library publishes new and changed models that are a result of the modelling done to support the legislative changes to update Australian Childhood Immunisation Register to Australian Immunisation Register.

Thursday, 11 May 2017

Clinical Package Validator v2.5

EP-2489:2017

The Clinical Package Validator (the Validator) is a tool to automate some of the tests needed to assess conformance of clinical documents and clinical packages with eHealth specifications.

The Validator tests a CDA document for:

Monday, 29 May 2017

eHealth Pathology Report v1.2.1

EP-2454:2017

eHealth pathology reports can be used to share information about pathology tests via an individual's digital health record. The Pathology Report PDF may contain one or more tests that are uploaded by the pathology provider to the individual's digital health record.

Friday, 16 Jun 2017

Detailed Clinical Model Library v4.5

EP-2522:2017

The Australian Digital Health Agency is actively engaging with the healthcare community to develop computable clinical content definitions known as detailed clinical models (DCMs).

Thursday, 11 May 2017

Participation Data Specification v3.2

EP-1224:2011

The Participation Data Specification is a foundation document for the suite of data specifications that the Agency is developing for the Australian health informatics community across a range of health topics.

Wednesday, 20 Jul 2011

Consumer Entered Notes v1.0

EP-0934:2012

Consumer entered notes allow individuals to record health-related notes into their My Health Record. These notes can provide a memory aid for individuals and their representatives. The notes are not visible to healthcare providers. 

Wednesday, 27 Jun 2012

Health Record Overview v1.0

EP-1949:2014

The Health Record Overview provides a summary of an individual’s My Health Record and is intended to serve as the “home screen” displayed when an individual’s record is first opened.

Wednesday, 31 Dec 2014

eHealth Integration Sample Code v1.0

EP-1685:2014

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

Tuesday, 15 Apr 2014

PCEHR Prescription Record v1.0

EP-1321:2013

The My Health Record system will provide the means to receive and store My Health Record prescription record clinical documents in a standard format that can be accessed and viewed by healthcare providers using their clinical information systems or the national provider portal, and by individuals

Thursday, 09 May 2013

Event Summary v1.3.3

EP-1961:2014

Event Summary documents are used to capture key health information about significant healthcare events that are relevant to the ongoing care of an individual.

Event Summary documents can be submitted to an individual’s My Health Record by any participating organisation.

Wednesday, 31 Dec 2014

eHealth Pathology Report v1.0

EP-1882:2014

Digital health pathology reports can be used to share information about pathology tests via an indvidual's My Health Record. The pathology report PDF may contain one or more tests that are uploaded by the pathology provider to the individual's My Health Record.

Wednesday, 31 Dec 2014

Clinical Terminology v20151130

EP-2193:2015

SNOMED CT-AU is the Australian extension to SNOMED CT® incorporating all Australian-developed terminology, including the Australian Medicines Terminology (AMT), along with the core international data.

Monday, 30 Nov 2015

PCEHR Dispense Record v1.0

EP-1323:2013

The My Health Record system will provide the means to receive and store My Health Record dispense record clinical documents in a standard format that can be accessed and viewed by healthcare providers using their clinical information systems or the national provider portal, and by individuals usi

Thursday, 09 May 2013

PCEHR Dispense Record v1.1

EP-1435:2013

The My Health Record system will provide the means to receive and store My Health Record dispense record clinical documents in a standard format that can be accessed and viewed by healthcare providers using their clinical information systems or the national provider portal, and by individuals usi

Wednesday, 09 Oct 2013

PCEHR Prescription and Dispense View v1.0

EP-1322:2013

The My Health Record system will provide the means to combine clinical information from an individual’s My Health Record prescription record documents and My Health Record dispense record documents into a view that can be accessed and displayed to healthcare providers using their clinical informa

Tuesday, 30 Apr 2013

PCEHR Prescription and Dispense View v1.2

EP-1436:2013

The My Health Record system will provide the means to combine clinical information from an individual’s My Health Record prescription record documents and My Health Record dispense record documents into a view that can be accessed and displayed to healthcare providers using their clinical informa

Wednesday, 09 Oct 2013

PCEHR Prescription and Dispense View v1.1

EP-1361:2013

The My Health Record system will provide the means to combine clinical information from an individual’s My Health Record prescription record documents and My Health Record dispense record documents into a view that can be accessed and displayed to healthcare providers using their clinical informa

Wednesday, 26 Jun 2013

Event Summary v1.3.2

EP-1749:2014

Event Summary documents are used to capture key health information about significant healthcare events that are relevant to the ongoing care of an individual.

Event Summary documents can be submitted to an individual’s My Health Record by any participating organisation.

Monday, 18 Aug 2014

Specialist Letter v1.2.1

EP-1753:2014

Specialist Letter documents are used in replying to a referral or reporting on a health event and contain information related to the event or the requested diagnosis or treatment by a specialist.

Monday, 18 Aug 2014

Clinical Terminology v20160630

EP-2367:2016

SNOMED CT-AU is the Australian extension to SNOMED CT®, incorporating all Australian-developed terminology, including the Australian Medicines Terminology (AMT), along with the core international data.

Thursday, 30 Jun 2016

Clinical Terminology v20160731

EP-2389:2016

SNOMED CT-AU is the Australian extension to SNOMED CT®, incorporating all Australian-developed terminology, including the Australian Medicines Terminology (AMT), along with the core international data.

Sunday, 31 Jul 2016

eHealth Pathology Report v1.2

EP-2242:2016

eHealth pathology reports can be used to share information about pathology tests via an individual's digital health record. The Pathology Report PDF may contain one or more tests that are uploaded by the pathology provider to the individual's digital health record.

Thursday, 10 Mar 2016

Clinical Terminology v20160930

EP-2436:2016

SNOMED CT-AU is the Australian extension to SNOMED CT®, incorporating all Australian-developed terminology, including the Australian Medicines Terminology (AMT), along with the core international data.

Friday, 30 Sep 2016

Secure Messaging Integration Toolkit v1.2.2

EP-2347:2016

The eHealth integration toolkits are a collection of integration tools and sample code resources available in both .NET and Java. The sample code and integration tools are used within the eHealth Reference Platform, forming part of the code library for tools and simulators.

Friday, 10 Jun 2016

Detailed Clinical Model Library v4.4

EP-2425:2016

The Australian Digital Health Agency is actively engaging with the healthcare community to develop computable clinical content definitions known as detailed clinical models (DCMs).

Friday, 05 Aug 2016

Clinical Terminology v20160831

EP-2417:2016

SNOMED CT-AU is the Australian extension to SNOMED CT®, incorporating all Australian-developed terminology, including the Australian Medicines Terminology (AMT), along with the core international data.

Wednesday, 31 Aug 2016

eHealth Integration Sample Code v6.0

EP-2258:2016

The eHealth Integration Sample Code enables the easy integration of digital health systems with national digital health infrastructure services, such as the Healthcare Identifiers Service and the My Health Record system.

Tuesday, 31 May 2016

HIPS v6.1

EP-2448:2016

The HIPS product enables the seamless integration of digital health systems with national digital health infrastructure services, such as the Healthcare Identifiers Service, the My Health Record system, and national directory services, as well as the secure point-to-point (P2P) exchange of clinic

Monday, 07 Nov 2016

Secure Messaging Integration Toolkit v1.2.3

EP-2440:2016

The Secure Messaging Integration Toolkit contains libraries for B2B connectivity to Secure Message Delivery (SMD) and Endpoint Location Services (ELS), providing sample code for all operations, as well as a Medical Document Management (MDM) library to create the payload for SMD.

Friday, 21 Oct 2016

Clinical Documents Integration Toolkit v1.6

EP-2463:2017

The eHealth integration toolkits are a collection of integration tools and sample code resources available in both .NET and Java. The sample code and integration tools are used within the eHealth Reference Platform, forming part of the code library for tools and simulators.

Tuesday, 10 Jan 2017

Clinical Documents Integration Toolkit v1.5.2

EP-2344:2016

The eHealth integration toolkits are a collection of integration tools and sample code resources available in both .NET and Java. The sample code and integration tools are used within the eHealth Reference Platform, forming part of the code library for tools and simulators.

Friday, 10 Jun 2016

PCEHR B2B Gateway Services v1.2

EP-1502:2012

The Business-to-Business (B2B) Gateway Services allow a range of systems to access the My Health Record system, such as clinical systems, systems integrated via a gateway, and contracted service providers acting on behalf of healthcare organisations.

Monday, 19 Nov 2012

PCEHR B2B Gateway Services v1.4

EP-1307:2013

The Business-to-Business (B2B) Gateway Services allow a range of systems to access the My Health Record system, such as clinical systems, systems integrated via a gateway, and contracted service providers acting on behalf of healthcare organisations.

Friday, 05 Apr 2013

PCEHR B2B Gateway Services v1.5.3

EP-1571:2014

The Business-to-Business (B2B) Gateway Services allow a range of systems to access My Health Record system, such as clinical systems, systems integrated via a gateway, and contracted service providers acting on behalf of healthcare organisations.

Monday, 10 Mar 2014

Health Record Overview v1.1

EP-2082:2015

The Health Record Overview provides a summary of an individual’s My Health Record and is intended to serve as the “home screen” displayed when an individual’s record is first opened.

Monday, 20 Jul 2015

PCEHR B2B Gateway Services v1.5

EP-1315:2013

The Business-to-Business (B2B) Gateway Services allow a range of systems to access the My Health Record system, such as clinical systems, systems integrated via a gateway, and contracted service providers acting on behalf of healthcare organisations.

Wednesday, 17 Apr 2013

PCEHR B2B Gateway Services v1.5.1

EP-1507:2013

The Business-to-Business (B2B) Gateway Services allow a range of systems to access the My Health Record system, such as clinical systems, systems integrated via a gateway, and contracted service providers acting on behalf of healthcare organisations.

Thursday, 24 Oct 2013

Electronic Transfer of Prescription v1.1

EP-0938:2010

ETP 1.1, published in December 2010, contributed to Standards Australia’s publication process, along with effort from the Agency subject matter experts working collaboratively within the IT-014 informatics community.

Thursday, 23 Dec 2010

Common - Clinical Document v1.2

EP-1815:2014

Specifications, guidance and associated collateral applicable to all types of clinical documents.

NOTE: The sample code previously available in this end product is now available in:

Thursday, 25 Sep 2014

Clinical Package Validator v2.4

EP-2257:2016

The Clinical Package Validator (Validator) is a tool to help vendors test whether a healthcare software system is producing clinical documents and clinical packages that conform to some Agency specifications.

The Validator tests a CDA document for:

Friday, 20 May 2016

Clinical Terminology v20160131

EP-2227:2016

SNOMED CT-AU is the Australian extension to SNOMED CT®, incorporating all Australian-developed terminology including the Australian Medicines Terminology (AMT) along with the core international data.

Sunday, 31 Jan 2016

National eHealth Security and Access Framework v4.0

EP-1544:2014

The National eHealth Security and Access Framework (NESAF) provides standards, tools, and guides for the Australian healthcare sector to build and implement secure systems that protect patient data and eHealth-related assets, while providing the provenance required for ensuring patient safety and

Friday, 06 Jun 2014

PCEHR B2B Gateway Services v1.5.2

EP-1508:2013

The Business-to-Business (B2B) Gateway Services allow a range of systems to access the My Health Record system, such as clinical systems, systems integrated via a gateway, and contracted service providers acting on behalf of healthcare organisations.

Friday, 25 Oct 2013

Common - Clinical Document v1.1.3

EP-1754:2014

Specifications, guidance and associated collateral applicable to all types of clinical documents.

NOTE: The sample code previously available in this end product is now available in two new packages:

Monday, 18 Aug 2014

Common - Clinical Document v1.1.2

EP-1589:2014

Specifications, guidance and associated collateral applicable to all types of clinical documents.

NOTE: The sample code previously available in this end product is now available in two new packages:

Monday, 05 May 2014

PCEHR Prescription and Dispense View v1.2.1

EP-1533:2013

The My Health Record system will provide the means to combine clinical information from an individual’s My Health Record prescription record documents and My Health Record dispense record documents into a view that can be accessed and displayed to healthcare providers using their clinical informa

Thursday, 14 Nov 2013

PCEHR B2B Gateway Services v1.3

EP-1027:2012

The Business-to-Business (B2B) Gateway Services allow a range of systems to access the My Health Record system, such as clinical systems, systems integrated via a gateway, and contracted service providers acting on behalf of healthcare organisations.

Wednesday, 30 May 2012

PCEHR Prescription Record v1.1

EP-1434:2013

The My Health Record system will provide the means to receive and store My Health Record prescription record clinical documents in a standard format that can be accessed and viewed by healthcare providers using their clinical information systems or the national provider portal, and by individuals

Wednesday, 09 Oct 2013

PCEHR Medicare Overview v1.1

EP-1469:2013

The My Health Record system provides access to Medicare information from the following data sets of claims and registries managed by the Department of Human Services (DHS) Medicare:

Friday, 27 Sep 2013

PCEHR Template Service v1.0

EP-1512:2011

The Template Service is essential for ensuring semantic interoperability between interconnected clinical information systems in the Australian health sector.

Friday, 09 Dec 2011

PCEHR Template Service v1.2

EP-1513:2012

The Template Service is essential for ensuring semantic interoperability between interconnected clinical information systems in the Australian health sector.

Wednesday, 30 May 2012

Specialist Letter v1.3

EP-1796:2014

Specialist Letter documents are used in replying to a referral or reporting on a health event and contain information related to the event or the requested diagnosis or treatment by a specialist.

Thursday, 25 Sep 2014

Specialist Letter v1.2

EP-1433:2013

The eHealth record system supports the collection of Specialist Letters. When a specialist creates a Specialist Letter, it will be sent directly to the intended recipient, as per current practices. A copy of the Specialist Letter may also be sent to the eHealth record system.

Wednesday, 09 Oct 2013

Event Summary v1.3

EP-1430:2013

An Event Summary is used to capture key health information about significant healthcare events that are relevant to the ongoing care of an individual. Event Summaries can be submitted to the eHealth record system by any participating organisation.

Wednesday, 09 Oct 2013

Shared Health Summary v1.4.5

EP-1981:2014

Shared Health Summary documents are sourced from an individual’s nominated healthcare provider and contain key summary information about the individual’s health status.

Wednesday, 31 Dec 2014

Medicare DVA Benefits Report v1.1

EP-1706:2015

When a consumer registers for access to their Medicare information through their digital health record, Services Australia will register the consumer’s Medicare documents in their digital health record which include the Medicare/DVA Benefits Report.

Wednesday, 21 Jan 2015

eHealth Dispense Record v1.2

EP-1918:2015

eHealth Dispense Record documents can be used to share information about medication dispensations via the individual’s digital health record.

Tuesday, 17 Feb 2015

eHealth Pathology Report v1.1

EP-2050:2015

eHealth pathology reports can be used to share information about pathology tests via an individual's digital health record. The Pathology Report PDF may contain one or more tests that are uploaded by the pathology provider to the individual's digital health record.

Friday, 31 Jul 2015

PCEHR B2B Gateway Services v1.7

EP-2109:2015

The Business-to-Business (B2B) Gateway services allow a range of systems to access the My Health Record system, such as clinical systems, systems integrated via a gateway, and contracted service providers acting on behalf of healthcare organisations.

Wednesday, 22 Jul 2015

Clinical Terminology v20160531

EP-2332:2016

SNOMED CT-AU is the Australian extension to SNOMED CT®, incorporating all Australian-developed terminology, including the Australian Medicines Terminology (AMT), along with the core international data.

Tuesday, 31 May 2016

My Health Record Integration Toolkit v1.2.1

EP-2350:2016

The My Health Record Integration Toolkit contains libraries for B2B connectivity to the My Health Record system, providing sample code for all operations, as well as the schemas used and sample SOAP request and response messages.

Friday, 10 Jun 2016

Clinical Package Validator v2.3

EP-2134:2015

The Clinical Package Validator (Validator) is a tool to help vendors test whether a healthcare software system is producing clinical documents and clinical packages that conform to some Agency specifications.

The Validator tests a CDA document for:

Friday, 17 Jul 2015

Clinical Documents Integration Toolkit v1.5

EP-2106:2015

The eHealth integration toolkits are a collection of integration tools and sample code resources available in both .NET and Java. The sample code and integration tools are used within the eHealth Reference Platform, forming part of the code library for tools and simulators.

Wednesday, 05 Aug 2015

Clinical Terminology v20160229

EP-2233:2016

SNOMED CT-AU is the Australian extension to SNOMED CT®, incorporating all Australian-developed terminology, including the Australian Medicines Terminology (AMT), along with the core international data.

Monday, 29 Feb 2016

eSignature v1.0

EP-1128:2012

The technical mechanisms for digitally signing clinical documents are well supported by international standards. However, a digital signature alone is not always sufficient as a complete personal electronic signature mechanism.

Sunday, 11 Mar 2012

Clinical Documents Integration Toolkit v1.3

EP-1999:2015

The eHealth integration toolkits are a collection of integration tools and sample code resources available in both .NET and Java. The sample code and integration tools are used within the eHealth Reference Platform, forming part of the code library for tools and simulators.

Tuesday, 20 Jan 2015

Clinical Documents Integration Toolkit v1.4

EP-2041:2015

The eHealth integration toolkits are a collection of integration tools and sample code resources available in both .NET and Java. The sample code and integration tools are used within the eHealth Reference Platform, forming part of the code library for tools and simulators.

Wednesday, 18 Feb 2015

Common - Clinical Document v1.2.1

EP-1962:2014

Specifications, guidance and associated collateral applicable to all types of clinical documents.

NOTE: The sample code previously available in this end product is now available in:

Wednesday, 31 Dec 2014

eReferral v1.4.1

EP-1747:2014

eReferral documents facilitate the transmission of significant patient information from one treating healthcare provider to another for the purpose of making a request for further diagnosis or treatment.

Monday, 18 Aug 2014

Personal Health Summary v1.0.1

EP-1751:2014

Personal Health Summary documents allow an individual to store their contact details, information about allergies and adverse reactions, and any medications they may be taking as part of their digital health record.

Monday, 18 Aug 2014

Medicare - Pharmaceutical Benefits Report v1.1

EP-1697:2014

When an individual registers for access to their Medicare information through their digital health record, Services Australia can register the individual’s Medicare CDA documents in their digital health record, including their Pharmaceutical Benefits Report entries.

Sunday, 26 Oct 2014

Healthcare Identifiers Service v1.1

EP-1382:2013

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:

Tuesday, 02 Jul 2013

eReferral v1.4

EP-1431:2013

An eReferral facilitates the seamless exchange of significant patient information from one treating healthcare provider to another. The eHealth record system supports the collection of Referrals.

Wednesday, 09 Oct 2013

Event Summary v1.4

EP-1817:2015

Event Summary documents are used to capture key health information about significant healthcare events that are relevant to the ongoing care of an individual.

Event Summary documents can be submitted to an individual’s digital health record by any participating organisation.

Friday, 10 Apr 2015

eReferrals v1.3

EP-0936:2012

eReferrals facilitate the seamless exchange of significant patient information from one treating healthcare provider to another. The eHealth record system supports the collection of Referrals.

Tuesday, 13 Mar 2012

Event Summary v1.2

EP-0939:2012
An Event Summary is used to capture key health information about significant healthcare events that are relevant to the ongoing care of an individual. Event Summaries can be submitted to the eHealth record system by any participating organisation.
Wednesday, 26 Sep 2012

Advance Care Directive Custodian v1.0.1

EP-1745:2014

Advance care directives let individuals make choices about their future medical treatment in the event that they are cognitively impaired or otherwise unable to make their preferences known.

Monday, 18 Aug 2014

Consumer Entered Notes v1.0.1

EP-1746:2014

Consumer Entered Notes documents allow individuals to record health-related notes in their digital health record. These notes can provide a memory aid for individuals and their representatives. The notes are not visible to healthcare providers.

Monday, 18 Aug 2014

Shared Health Summary v1.4.4

EP-1752:2014

Shared Health Summary documents are sourced from an individual’s nominated healthcare provider and contains key summary information about an individual’s health status.

Monday, 18 Aug 2014

Medicare - Australian Organ Donor Register v1.1

EP-1703:2014

When an individual registers for access to their Medicare information through their digital health record, Services Australia can register the individual’s Medicare CDA documents in their digital health record, including their Australian Organ Donor Register entries.

Sunday, 26 Oct 2014

Secure Messaging v1.0.2

EP-1644:2014

The Agency’s Secure Messaging provides software developers with information and tools to assist in the implementation of Secure Message Delivery (SMD) and Endpoint Location Service (ELS).  Information for healthcare providers wishing to use secure messaging is available at

Sunday, 09 Mar 2014

National Authentication Service for Health v1.0

EP-1011:2012

The National Authentication Service for Health (NASH) makes it possible for healthcare providers and supporting organisations to securely access and exchange health information.

NASH provides Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) Certificates that help you or your organisation to:

Friday, 30 Mar 2012

Clinical Terminology v20151231

EP-2202:2015

SNOMED CT-AU is the Australian extension to SNOMED CT®, incorporating all Australian-developed terminology including the Australian Medicines Terminology (AMT) along with the core international data.

Thursday, 31 Dec 2015

Clinical Terminology v20160331

EP-2268:2016

SNOMED CT-AU is the Australian extension to SNOMED CT®, incorporating all Australian-developed terminology, including the Australian Medicines Terminology (AMT), along with the core international data.

Thursday, 31 Mar 2016

Clinical Documents Integration Toolkit v1.5.1

EP-2286:2016

The eHealth integration toolkits are a collection of integration tools and sample code resources available in both .NET and Java. The sample code and integration tools are used within the eHealth Reference Platform, forming part of the code library for tools and simulators.

Tuesday, 12 Apr 2016

Clinical Terminology v20160430

EP-2301:2016

SNOMED CT-AU is the Australian extension to SNOMED CT®, incorporating all Australian-developed terminology, including the Australian Medicines Terminology (AMT), along with the core international data.

Saturday, 30 Apr 2016

PCEHR B2B Gateway Services v1.6

EP-1892:2014

The Business-to-Business (B2B) Gateway services allow a range of systems to access the My Health Record system, such as clinical systems, systems integrated via a gateway, and contracted service providers acting on behalf of healthcare organisations.

Wednesday, 31 Dec 2014

PCEHR B2B Gateway Services v1.1

EP-1501:2012

The Business-to-Business (B2B) Gateway Services allow a range of systems to access the My Health Record system, such as clinical systems, systems integrated via a gateway, and contracted service providers acting on behalf of healthcare organisations.

Thursday, 18 Oct 2012

Secure Messaging v1.0.1

EP-1566:2013

The Agency’s Secure Messaging provides software developers with information and tools to assist in the implementation of Secure Message Delivery (SMD) and Endpoint Location Service (ELS).

Thursday, 19 Dec 2013

PCEHR B2B Gateway Services v1.0

EP-1500:2012

The Business-to-Business (B2B) Gateway Services allow a range of systems to access the My Health Record system, such as clinical systems, systems integrated via a gateway, and contracted service providers acting on behalf of healthcare organisations.

Wednesday, 30 May 2012

Personal Health Summary v1.1

EP-2272:2016

Personal health summary documents allow individuals to store information as part of their digital health record. This may include their contact details, information about allergies and adverse reactions, and any medications they may be taking.

Thursday, 19 May 2016

Personal Health Notes v1.1

EP-2282:2016

Personal health notes documents allow individuals to record health-related notes in their digital health record. These notes can provide a memory aid for individuals and their representatives. The notes are not visible to healthcare providers.

Thursday, 19 May 2016

eDischarge Summary v1.3

EP-0935:2012
eDischarge Summary supports the transfer of patients from the hospital to the primary physician. It offers a national standard for capturing details of the patients hospital stay in a structured and machine readable format.
Saturday, 12 May 2012

Specialist Letter v1.1

EP-0937:2012

The eHealth record system supports the collection of Specialist Letters. When a specialist creates a Specialist Letter, it will be sent directly to the intended recipient, as per current practices. A copy of the Specialist Letter may also be sent to the eHealth record system.

Tuesday, 22 May 2012

Discharge Summary v1.5.1

EP-1748:2014

Discharge Summary documents support the transfer of a patient from a hospital back to the care of their nominated primary healthcare provider.

Monday, 18 Aug 2014

Advance Care Document Custodian - Release Note v1.1

NEHTA-2277:2016

This incremental release of the Advance Care Document Custodian introduces the conformance profile as a new product component and an updated template package library.

This document was previously called Advance Care Directive Custodian Release Note.

Thursday, 19 May 2016

Common - Clinical Document - Release Note v1.1.3

NEHTA-1758:2014

This incremental release of the Common – Clinical Documents end product introduces a template package directory to provide implementers of clinical document specifications and other stakeholders with a comprehensive overview of available template packages and their current status.

Monday, 18 Aug 2014

eReferrals - Release Note v1.3

NEHTA-0972:2012

The role of this release is to define the goal-state solution for the content of an eReferral communicated between general practitioners and specialists. That is, the creation, delivery, receipt, assimilation, and confirmation of patient referral documents in electronic form.

Tuesday, 22 May 2012

NESAF - Release Note v3.1

NEHTA-1009:2012
This interim release consolidates stakeholder feedback; lessons learned during application of the framework and carried forward actions from the November 2011 release.
Friday, 30 Mar 2012

eSignature - Release Notification v1.0

NEHTA-1130:2012

This document presents the agreed recommendations for the signing of clinical documents. The recommendations are intended to be used as a basis for the development of technical specifications, software systems, legislative instruments, and local policies.

Monday, 12 Mar 2012

Clinical Documents Integration Toolkit - Release Note v1.5

NEHTA-2107:2015

Updated Clinical Document Library to support updated specifications (Pathology, Diagnostics, Event Summary, Shared Health Summary and Discharge Summary).

Updated Clinical Document Data Extractor to support updated specifications including Adverse Reaction Type.

Wednesday, 05 Aug 2015

Secure Messaging Integration Toolkit - Release Note v1.2.1

NEHTA-2327:2016

Version 1.2.1 of the Secure Messaging Integration Toolkit provides an update to the Secure Message Delivery B2B Client Library (SMD Library) to accommodate a requirement introduced by a security patch for the .NET framework that was published by Microsoft on 8 March 2016.

Wednesday, 11 May 2016

PCEHR Integration Toolkit - Release Note v1.2

NEHTA-2146:2015

This release includes support for the new personally controlled electronic health record (PCEHR) system R6 features, which update the Health Record Overview with the additional fields supported by the Shared Health Summary.

The latest B2B WSDLs are also included.

Wednesday, 05 Aug 2015

Healthcare Identifiers Service - Release Note v1.1.2

NEHTA-1646:2014
Through its regular continuous improvement cycle, the HI Service has made available a set of new B2B web services. This incremental release publishes updated HI Conformance Requirements for connecting software to reflect new functionality available in the HI Service.
Monday, 24 Feb 2014

My Health Record Integration Toolkit - Release Note v1.2.1

NEHTA-2351:2016

Version 1.2.1 of the My Health Record Integration Toolkit provides an update to the My Health Record B2B Client Library and the associated Schema WSDL to address a defect with the generation of XDS metadata for Pathology Report and Diagnostic Imaging Report documents

Friday, 10 Jun 2016

eProcurement - Release Note v1.6.1

NEHTA-1728:2014

This incremental release updates the Description/Comments row in GS1 XML Purchase Order Response – Message Implementation Guidelines Section 4.18 Substitute Product Identifier.

Thursday, 17 Jul 2014

eHealth Pathology Report View - Release Note v1.0

NEHTA-1984:2014
The eHealth Pathology Report View is an enhancement of the My Health Record capability. The eHealth Pathology Report View capability within the My Health Record system enables clinical information systems to list, group and sort eHealth pathology reports in the My Health Record.
Wednesday, 31 Dec 2014

eHealth Pathology Report - Release Note v1.0

NEHTA-1888:2014
The eHealth Pathology Report specification set (end product) provides an enhancement to the My Health Record system. It includes a CDA document containing a pathology result report in PDF format that can be uploaded to the My Health Record system by the pathology service provider.
Wednesday, 31 Dec 2014

PCEHR Prescription and Dispense View - Release Note v1.2

NEHTA-1445:2013

This release of the PCEHR Prescription and Dispense View end product introduces updates to the conformance profile for PCEHR Prescription and Dispense View documents.

It also includes a product data sheet for the Prescription and Dispense View Style Sheet.

 

 

Wednesday, 09 Oct 2013

Shared Health Summary - Release Note v1.4.2

NEHTA-1537:2013

This incremental release of the Shared Health Summary end product updates supplementary guidance for the implementation of Shared Health Summary documents, representing a key outcome of the Agency’s Clinical Usability Programme (CUP) Release 1.

Thursday, 14 Nov 2013

Common - Clinical Document - Release Note v1.1.1

NEHTA-1480:2013

This incremental release of the Common Clinical Document end product introduces supplementary guidance for the implementation of clinical documents, representing a key outcome of the Agency’s Clinical Usability Programme (CUP) Release 1.

Thursday, 24 Oct 2013

Shared Health Summary - Release Note v1.4.3

NEHTA-1593:2014

This incremental release introduces Shared Health Summary – PCEHR Usability Recommendations. This new product component replaces the Supplementary Guidance for Implementers product component introduced with the previous version of this end product.

Monday, 05 May 2014

eHealth Integration Sample Code - Release Note v1.0

NEHTA-1686:2014

The eHealth integration sample code comprises the source code and associated documentation for the Healthcare Identifier and PCEHR System (HIPS) software, developed by a third party vendor on behalf of a number of states and territories.

Tuesday, 15 Apr 2014

Medicare Overview - Release Note v1.2

NEHTA-1798:2014

This minor release provides updated versions of the PCEHR Conformance Profile and Template Package Library product components. The updates are aimed at supporting improvements introduced with PCEHR Release 5.

Wednesday, 31 Dec 2014

Event Summary - Release Note v1.3.3

NEHTA-1963:2014

This incremental release introduces an updated version of the Event Summary - PCEHR Usability Recommendations and provides a defect fix for the Template Package Library.

Wednesday, 31 Dec 2014

Health Record Overview - Release Note v1.0

NEHTA-1993:2014

The Health Record Overview provides a summary of an individual’s My Health Record and is intended to serve as the “home screen” displayed when an individual’s record is first opened.

Wednesday, 31 Dec 2014

PCEHR B2B Gateway Services - Release Note v1.7

NEHTA-2108:2015

This release of the PCEHR B2B Gateway Service includes updates to the technical service specification for the View Service and updates to both the logical and technical service specifications for the Registration Service.

Wednesday, 22 Jul 2015