Section 1c: FHIR®
Section 3: Implementation Guides

HL7 FHIR® Implementation Guide: Digital Insurance Card, Release 1 - US Realm

DESCRIPTION

This IG developed artifacts (FHIR implementation guides, code mappings, reference implementations, etc) to retrieve proof of insurance coverage information via FHIR REST API when requested or shared by a Patient in order to create an electronic rendering of the insurance membership card within a digital application.

 

See the specification at http://hl7.org/fhir/us/insurance-card/STU1.

BENEFITS

  • Supports insurance members (or their personal representatives) who wish to retrieve their current proof of insurance coverage digitally via a consumer-facing application.
  • Provides an alternative to using the physical insurance card as proof of insurance.

IMPLEMENTATIONS/CASE STUDIES

  • Humana
  • OnyxHealth.io

RELATED DOCUMENTS

HL7 FHIR® Implementation Guide: Digital Insurance Card, Release 1 - US Realm

TOPIC

  • Financial Management

BALLOT TYPE

  • STU

STATUS DATE

PRODUCT TYPE

  • Implementation Guide

STAKEHOLDERS

  • EHR, PHR Vendors
  • Equipment Vendors
  • Health Care IT Vendors
  • Healthcare Institutions
  • Payors

FAMILY

  • FHIR

CURRENT STATE

  • Active

REALM

  • US Realm