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This document defines the configuration rules required for a hierarchical structure, directory naming rules, and content identifiers for files and documents containing healthcare information. Content can be expressed as ISO/HL7 27931:2009 (also known as HL7 Ver2.5) as the data format to store clinical data such as prescriptions, lab results, and disease classifications, but can also include other types of file-type such as XML, CDA, DOC/DOCX, PDF, XLS/XLSX, JPEG, MP4, etc.

This document does not address the security and privacy attributes of the healthcare information being stored; these are considered implementation-specific.


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  • Status :  Published
    Publication date : 2021-11
  • Edition : 1
    Number of pages : 13
  • :
    ISO/TC 215
    Health informatics
  • 35.240.80
    IT applications in health care technology

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