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Clinical Terminology

On this page find information on SNOMED® CT-AU, National Clinical Terminology Service and Open Source Software. 

Participation Data Specification

The participation data specification is a foundation document for the suite of data specifications that the Australian Digital Health Agency is developing for the Australian Health Informatics community across a range of health topics.

Data types in Agency specifications

This document defines the Australian Digital Health Agency’s required data types as a logical level profile that conforms directly to the draft ISO 21090 standard. The detail included in this specification is less than that specified in the ISO document and the technical detail becomes relevant within the scope of this profile, during construction/implementation of Agency information products.

Detailed Clinical Model Library

The Detailed Clinical Model Library is a suite of logical models that underpins the national My Health Record system. 

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 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

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

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

Data Types in NEHTA Specifications v1.0

EP-1135:2010

This document supports the Agency's detailed clinical model specifications and structured content specifications. It details a set of data types as a profile of the ISO 21090 data type specification.

Tuesday, 07 Sep 2010