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

HL7 Version 3 Standard: Immunization, R1

DESCRIPTION

This domain describes communication of information about immunization: The process of inducing immunity to an infectious organism or agent in an individual or animal through vaccination.

Immunization Administration is the main topic in this domain. It covers:

  • Recording immunization events
  • Updating immunization events
  • Retrieving immunization event records (e.g. retrieving a patient's immunization history)
  • Retrieving a patient's immunization status and recommendation

ALTERNATIVE NAMES

HL7 Version 3 Standard: Immunization, R1 may also go by the following names or acronyms:

Reaffirmation of V3 Immunization R1, "V3: Immunization, Release 1"

TARGETS

  • Immunization Registries
  • EHR, PHR Vendors
  • Health Care IT Vendors
  • Clinical Decision Support Systems Vendors
  • HIS Vendors
  • Local and State Departments of Health
  • Healthcare Institutions (hospitals, long term care, home care, mental health)

BENEFITS

  • Facilitates the exchange of immunization event information between point of service systems and immunization repositories

IMPLEMENTATIONS/CASE STUDIES

  • Canada Health Infoway

DEVELOPMENT BACKGROUND

Content was created with input from Canadian and US immunization subject matter experts.

RELATED DOCUMENTS

HL7 Version 3 Standard: Immunization, R1

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TOPIC

  • Public Health

BALLOT TYPE

  • Normative

STATUS DATE

2018-04-20

RESPONSIBLE WORK GROUP

Public Health

STAKEHOLDERS

  • Clinical Decision Support Systems Vendors
  • EHR, PHR Vendors
  • Health Care IT Vendors
  • Healthcare Institutions
  • HIS Vendors
  • Immunization Registries
  • Local and State Departments of Health

FAMILY

  • V3

CURRENT STATE

  • Stable

REALM

  • Universal