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Transitioning HI CCA Testing to the Australian Digital Health Agency

The Australian Digital Health Agency (the Agency) is pleased to advise that the Healthcare Identifier (HI) Conformance Compliance and Accreditation (CCA) testing will be transitioned from IV&V Australia to the Agency from 1st of November 2020. 

Wednesday, 23 September 2020

Electronic Prescribing Conformance Process

This process is an overview of the steps software developers take declare electronic prescribing software conformant with the Agency’s technical framework. The Agency offers a range of support services throughout the conformance process including consultative support and scheduled information sessions. Click to view more about the Electronic Prescribing Conformance Process.

Testing and Conformance

On this page find information on My Health Record Notice of Connection (NoC), Conformance Compliance and Declaration (CCD) testing, HI Testing, NASH PKI organisation certificates, How to manage your B2B software in production, Test endpoints and more.

Mobile known issues

Issue: Test myGov authentication endpoint does not present valid certificate

The certificate presented by the test myGov authentication endpoint is not signed by a valid Certificate Authority. When you first authenticate to the test myGov server with your test patient credentials, your browser may warn you of non-private connection. You have to proceed to enter your credentials in order to authenticate the test patient.

Environment: Test (SVT) 

The production endpoint is signed by a valid Certificate Authority.


Integrating Diagnostic Imaging Software with My Health Record

High Level Scope

The software will enable the upload of pathology or diagnostic imaging reports to the My Health Record system, and the viewing of the My Health Record system by authorised representatives of the diagnostic services organisations. This means that the software should:

  • Integrate to the HI Service for the purpose of sourcing and validating healthcare identifiers;
  • Support the use of NASH digital credentials for the purpose of authentication to the My Health Record system;


HI Test and Go Live

All products developed, or updated, to connect with the HI Service are required to undergo testing before production access is granted.

There are two mandatory testing processes that you will need to complete:

Working with your clients to keep healthcare information secure

Stay Smart Online Week ran from 8-14 October and centred on the theme ‘Together we can reverse the threat of cybercrime.’ A key message was to update software on all devices. The campaign highlighted 80% of Android users and 23% of iOS users hadn’t installed the latest software updates.1

Tuesday, 9 October 2018

Updated Integration Toolkits Released

The Australian Digital Health Agency (“the Agency”) has released new and updated versions of the following Integration Toolkits. In addition, the Agency has announced it will use GitHub to enhance collaboration and sharing with developers. 

Monday, 25 June 2018

Clinical Package Validator v2.7 Released

Version 2.7 of the Clinical Package Validator enables software developers to improve the depth and automation of clinical document conformance testing.

Monday, 9 July 2018