FHIR® – Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources – is a next generation standards framework created by HL7®. You find here an Implementation Guide registry for Switzerland. This registry is maintained by HL7 Switzerland.

To participate join our FHIR.ch work group calls. See also the recommendation for the Swiss Implementation Guide development.

Swiss Implementation Guides


by HL7 Switzerland

CH Core

Core FHIR profiles for Switzerland by HL7 Switzerland FHIR workgroup. See wiki for more information.
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CH EPR Term

Implementation Guide for the meta data specified in the framework of Annex 3 and Annex 9 of the FDHA Ordinance on the electronic patient record in Switzerland. This implemenation guide is based on the CH-EPR ART-DECOR project which has been published by eHealth Suisse.
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CH EMED

FHIR eMedication exchange formats for Annex 4 corresponding to CDA-CH-EMED.
Implementation Guide  |   CI Build  |   Publication History  |   Source   |   Joint Venture Arbeitsgruppe Austauschformate EPD

CH VACD

Implementation Guide for the exchange of vaccination and immunization information in Switzerland.
Implementation Guide  |   CI Build  |   Publication History  |   Source   |   Joint Venture Arbeitsgruppe Austauschformate EPD

CH AllergyIntolerance

Swiss Implementation Guide for Allergy & Intolerance based on the recommendations of the interprofessional working group EPR (IPAG).
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CH ORF

The Order & Referral by Form (CH ORF) Profile describes how forms for eReferrals, requests for information (such as diagnostic imaging results, lab results, discharge reports etc.) can be defined, deployed and used in order to achieve a syntactical and semantically consistent cross enterprise information exchange.
Implementation Guide  |   CI Build   |   Publication History  |   Source   |   Joint Venture Arbeitsgruppe Radiologie

CH LAB-Order

The CH LAB-Order Implementation Guide gives guidance for building Computerized Physician Order Entry (CPOE) form systems in the Laboratory Domain. It is based on the more general Order & Referral by Form (CH ORF) and the Structured Data Capture (SDC) Implementation Guides and aims to consistent cross enterprise information exchange.
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CH RAD-Order

Based on the CH ORF Implementation Guide for Order & Referral in the Radiology domain to achieve a syntactical and semantically consistent cross enterprise information exchange.
Implementation Guide  |   CI Build   |   Publication History  |   Source   |   Joint Venture Arbeitsgruppe Radiologie

CH eTOC

Transition of Care Implementation Guide based on the IPAG report.
Implementation Guide  |   CI Build   |   Publication History  |   Source   |   Joint Venture Arbeitsgruppe eTOC

CDA-FHIR-Maps

This Implementation Guide provides maps to transform documents from CDA to FHIR and back.
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by eHealth Suisse

CH EPR mHealth

Implementation Guide for the Mobile access to Health Documents (epr-mhealth) Profile for the Swiss EPR.
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CH EPR PPQm

Implementation Guide for the Privacy Policy Query for Mobile (PPQm) for the Swiss EPR.
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by Federal Office of Public Health FOPH

CH ATC

The profile CH ATC defines the audit trail consumption requirements for the EPR in Switzerland which a community has to provide for a patients audit trail. See eHealth Suisse for more information about the Electronic Patient Record in Switzerland.
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CH CRL

Implementation Guide to specifies the exchange format for cancer registration. In order to achieve data completeness on a national level, institutions involved in diagnosing or treating cancer are required to report cases of cancer to a cancer registry.

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by eCH / HL7 Switzerland

CH EMS

Implementation Guide for the Emergency Medical Service Protocol (eCH-0207) from IVR and HL7 Switzerland.
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by other organizations

eMediplan CHMED IG

CHMED is a FHIR based definition for the eMediplan CHMED format.
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Swissnoso Implementation Guide

Implementation guide to specify the exchange format for data transmission to Swissnoso in the context of monitoring and prevention of healthcare-associated infections.
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MedNet Interface IG

This Implementation Guides describes the bundle that can be used to transfer patient information to MedNet, providing an optimized pre-filling of all forms.
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HL7 Switzerland

HL7 Switzerland is the Swiss affiliate of HL7 International. The technical committe has a FHIR work group which meets twice a year and has regular FHIR.ch work group calls. For further information do not hesitate to contact us.

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