Public Comment and Ballot:
HL7 Australia is pleased to announce the release of the following document for review:
HL7AUSD-DFC-OO-ADRM-2018.1 Australian Diagnostics and Referral Messaging - Localisation of HL7 Version 2.4
This is an Australian localisation of the international HL7 V2 Standard covering the laboratory/diagnostics result reporting and laboratory/radiology ordering and referral messaging.
"Diagnostics" covers non laboratory reporting including reporting of diagnostic imaging and non referral related clinical reporting (for example: echocardiography, respiratory function, endoscopy, stress testing, sleep studies).
The term pathology in Australia covers all aspects of laboratory medicine including clinical and anatomical pathology domains.
This is a formal call for comment over the period 6/6/2018 to end of the day 5/7/2018. All comments received will be reviewed by the appropriate HL7 Australia working group(s) and a response to the reviewer provided. Please make all comments in the attached spreadsheet and submit the spreadsheet to the working group liaison officer firstname.lastname@example.org by the end of the comment period.
If you require in-person resolution please indicate this in your response, the working group will arrange a meeting time at which you may discuss the issue.
This is a consensus based process where broad input is sought to obtain a high quality result for all stakeholders. The HL7 Australia board encourages ALL interested parties to consider the document content and provide feedback to the HL7 Australia working groups, this includes HL7 Australia members and other interested parties.
On resolution of all comments this document will be raised to full HL7 Australia Standard status or may be republished by working groups for further Public Comment and Ballot (in the case of substantive changes to the content requiring further review).
Document Under Review: HL7AUSD-DFC-OO-ADRM-2018.1 Australian Diagnostics and Referral Messaging - Localisation of HL7 Version 2.4
Comment/Ballot Spreadsheet: Spread-Sheet