Section 3: Clinical and Administrative Domains
Section 5: Implementation Guides

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HL7 Version 2.5.1 Implementation Guide: S&I Framework Lab Results Interface, Release 1- US Realm

DESCRIPTION

The Laboratory Results Interface (LRI) Implementation Guide provides guidance for ambulatory laboratory to ambulatory provider interfaces for laboratory results in the US realm.

ALTERNATIVE NAMES

HL7 Version 2.5.1 Implementation Guide: S&I Framework Lab Results Interface, Release 1- US Realm may also go by the following names or acronyms:

"HL7 V2.5.1 IG: S&I Framework Lab Results Interface, R1 - US", S&I Framework

TARGETS

  • Clinical and Public Health Laboratories
  • Regulatory Agency
  • Standards Development Organizations (SDOs)
  • EHR, PHR Vendors
  • Lab Vendors
  • HIS Vendors
  • Healthcare Institutions (hospitals, long term care, home care, mental health)

BENEFITS

  • Promotes consistent reporting across laboratories and providers
  • Defines a core set of data that is critical to the reporting of ambulatory laboratory results that must be supported
  • Provides flexibility to expand support for other data to be included as specific laboratories and providers see fit

IMPLEMENTATIONS/CASE STUDIES

  • US Department of Health and Human Services’ (DHHS) Office of the National Coordinator’s (ONC) Standards & Interoperability Framework (S&I) pilot projects
  • Guide is included in the Meaningful Use Stage 2 Standards & Certification Criteria 2014 Edition

RESPONSIBLE WORK GROUP

Orders and Observations

RELATED DOCUMENTS

HL7 Version 2.5.1 Implementation Guide: S&I Framework Lab Results Interface, Release 1- US Realm

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DSTU DOCUMENTS

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