HL7 Standards - Section 4: EHR Profiles

These standards provide functional models and profiles that enable the constructs for management of electronic health records.

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Name Description Type
HL7 EHR Behavioral Health Functional Profile, Release 1

This HL7 EHR Behavioral Health Functional Profile (EHR BH FP) contains the functions and conformance criteria deemed important for behavioral health care providers' clinical records systems. At a minimum, this profile provi...

Normative
HL7 EHR Child Health Functional Profile (CHFP), Release 1

The HL7 Child Health Functional Profile for EHR Systems (Child Health Profile) is designed to assist children's healthcare providers and associated IT vendors to create functionality that ensu...

Normative
HL7 EHR Clinical Research Functional Profile (CRFP), Release 1

The EHR Clinical Research Functional Profile (EHR CR FP) provides high-level functional requirements necessary for using electronic health record (EHR) data for regulated clinical research. It a...

Normative
HL7 EHR Pharmacist/Pharmacy Provider Functional Profile

The Pharmacist/Pharmacy Provider Functional Profile will facilitate EHR systems capture of medication and clinical related data at the point of contact or point of care by specifying the functional requirements needed to support messa...

Normative
HL7 EHR Records Management and Evidentiary Support Functional Model, Release 1

The EHR Records Management and Evidentiary Support Functional Profile (RM-ES FP) provides functions in an EHR system that can help an organization maintain a legal record for business and disclosure purposes, help reduce a provi...

Normative
HL7 EHR System Long Term Care Functional Profile, Release 1 - US Realm

The HL7 EHR System Long Term Care Functional Profile (LTC EHR-S FP) establishes the functions and conformance criteria for EHR systems in the nursing home setting for the US Realm, and will...

Normative
HL7 EHR-S Vital Records Functional Profile, Release 1 - US Realm

The Electronic Health Record System Vital Records Functional Profile (VRFP) identifies Electronic Health Record system functions that support the capture of vital records (Birth, Fetal Death and Death-related) information at the point of co...

Informative
HL7 EHR-System Functional Model, R2

The Electronic Health Record System Function Model Release 2 builds on Release 1.1 of the model, offering a more comprehensive set of functions and criteria.   The work is informed by industry advances/directions, regul...

Normative
HL7 EHR-System Public Health Functional Profile

Public health stakeholders can benefit from defined functional requirements and criteria to support public health-clinical information collection, management and exchanges for specific public health programs (domains). The profile may serve...

Informative
HL7 Electronic Health Record-System (EHR-S) Functional Model (FM), Release 1

The HL7 International EHR System Functional Model (EHR-S FM) outlines important features and functions that should be contained in an EHR system. Through the creation of functional profiles, this model provides a standard descr...

Normative
HL7 Implementation Guide for CDA® R2: Plan-to-Plan Personal Health Record (PHR) Data Transfer, Release 1

This document describes constraints on the Health Level Seven International (HL7®) Clinical Document Architecture (CDA®) Release 2 - Continuity of Care Documents (CCD) specification to support personal health record data ...

Informative
HL7 Implementation Guide for CDA® Release 2: Reference Profile for EHR Interoperability, Release 1 DSTU (Expired)
HL7 Version 3 Specification: Data Elements for Emergency Department Systems (DEEDS), Release 1 - US Realm

This document expands the scope and updates the original Center for Disease Control Data Elements for Emergency Department Systems. This comprehensive set of data elements will serve as the content for the interchange formats described above...

Informative
PHR-S FM Personal Health Record System Functional Model (PHR-S FM)

The Personal Health Record System Functional Model, Release 1 standard specifies features and functions necessary to create and effectively manage PHRs and that help an individual maintain a long...

Normative