Section 1a: Clinical Document Architecture (CDA®)
Section 3: Implementation Guides

HL7 CDA® R2 Implementation Guide: Emergency Medical Services; Patient Care Report Release 3 - US Realm

DESCRIPTION

This implementation guide supports the provision of emergency medical service data from provider agencies to hospital emergency departments using the CDA standard. The clinical specifications were developed by the National EMS Information System Technical Assistance Center in collaboration with thirteen professional societies and eight federal partners. Release 2 brings the Patient Care Report up to date with the NEMSIS 3.4 specification. Release 3 brings the Patient Care Report up to date with the NEMSIS 3.5 specification.

ALTERNATIVE NAMES

HL7 CDA® R2 Implementation Guide: Emergency Medical Services; Patient Care Report Release 3 - US Realm may also go by the following names or acronyms:

"HL7 CDA® R2 IG: Emergency Medical Services; Patient Care Report, R3 - US Realm", Patient Care Report, Run Report

TARGETS

  • Payors
  • EHR, PHR Vendors
  • HIS Vendors
  • EMS and ambulance systems vendors
  • Emergency Services Providers
  • Local and State Departments of Health
  • Healthcare Institutions (hospitals, long term care, home care, mental health)

BENEFITS

  • Provides a standardized channel for the submission of emergency medical service data to emergency departments and hospitals
  • Supports re-use of information assets for both efficiency and quality by adopting the clinically validated National EMS Information System to use the CDA information model
  • Establishes a technically standardized representation of elements defined by the NEMSIS Technical Assistance Center to maximize sharing and comprehension of clinical data between agency and provider

IMPLEMENTATIONS/CASE STUDIES

  • Zoll Medical
  • Epic
  • Key HIE

DEVELOPMENT BACKGROUND

The guide was developed by modeling the NEMSIS clinical specification and mapping it into the CDA framework to support the reuse of commonly understood information.

RELATED DOCUMENTS

HL7 CDA® R2 Implementation Guide: Emergency Medical Services; Patient Care Report Release 3 - US Realm

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TOPICS

  • Care Provision
  • Emergency Management
  • Patient Care
  • Public Health

BALLOT TYPE

  • Normative

STATUS DATE

2023-04-10

RESPONSIBLE WORK GROUP

Clinical Interoperability Council

PRODUCT TYPE

  • Implementation Guide

STAKEHOLDERS

  • EHR, PHR Vendors
  • Emergency Services Providers
  • Healthcare Institutions
  • HIS Vendors
  • Local and State Departments of Health
  • Payors

FAMILY

  • CDA

CURRENT STATE

  • Active

REALM

  • US Realm