Section 1e: Version 3 (V3)
Section 2: Clinical and Administrative Domains

HL7 Version 3 Standard: Pharmacy; Medication Order, Release 2

DESCRIPTION

This revision of the initial topic extends the existing messaging for Order and Administration to cover Institutional settings. Since the 1st normative ballot of January 2013, numerous editorial fixes have been applied, some narrative sections have been expanded or clarified, missing diagrams have been restored, and related links updated.

ALTERNATIVE NAMES

HL7 Version 3 Standard: Pharmacy; Medication Order, Release 2 may also go by the following names or acronyms:

"V3: Pharmacy; Medication Order, Release 2", "V3: Pharmacy; Medication Order, Release 1", RX, Medication Order

TARGETS

  • Standards Development Organizations (SDOs)
  • Pharmaceutical Vendors
  • EHR, PHR Vendors
  • Health Care IT Vendors
  • Clinical Decision Support Systems Vendors
  • HIS Vendors
  • Healthcare Institutions (hospitals, long term care, home care, mental health)

 

BENEFITS

  • Enables Medication Orders from both Institutional and Community settings using HL7 v3 messaging
  • Describes all mandatory, required and optional Medication Order elements seen in both Institutional and Community settings

IMPLEMENTATIONS/CASE STUDIES

  • Predecessors of this standard have been implemented in Canada and the Netherlands
  • Specifications in this topic are based on input from several countries, most notably Canada, the United Kingdom, the Netherlands, the United States, and France

RELATED DOCUMENTS

HL7 Version 3 Standard: Pharmacy; Medication Order, Release 2

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TOPIC

  • Pharmacy

BALLOT TYPE

  • Normative

STATUS DATE

2014-05-13

RESPONSIBLE WORK GROUP

Pharmacy

PRODUCT TYPE

  • ANSI-approved

STAKEHOLDERS

  • Clinical Decision Support Systems Vendors
  • EHR, PHR Vendors
  • Health Care IT Vendors
  • Healthcare Institutions
  • HIS Vendors
  • Pharmaceutical Vendors
  • Standards Development Organizations (SDOs)

FAMILY

  • V3

CURRENT STATE

  • Retired

REALM

  • Universal