The US Core Implementation Guide is based on FHIR Version R4 and defines the minimum set of constraints on the FHIR resources to create the US Core Profiles. It also defines the minimum set of FHIR RESTful interactions for each of the US Core Profiles to access patient data.
The Office of the National Coordinator (ONC) releases periodic proposed rules, and final rules, which reference the use of Consolidated CDA (C-CDA). The Companion Guide to Consolidated Clinical Document Architecture (C-CDA) provides supplemental guidance.
This draft guide constrains the US Core Diagnostic Report for Laboratory Results and the US Core Laboratory Observation Profile for use for transmitting home-covid test results to local, state, territorial and federal health agencies. It is an experimental basic guide to be used in real world testing.
This specification provides a mechanism for healthcare providers to discover guidelines, pre-authorization requirements and other expectations from payor organizations related to a proposed medication, procedure or other service associated with a patient’s insurance coverage. It supports both patient-specific and patient-independent information retrieval.
As part of the response to COVID-19, a coalition of health and technology leaders has created the Vaccination Credential Initiative (VCI). VCI is committed to empowering individuals access to a trustworthy and verifiable copy of their vaccination records in digital or paper form using open, interoperable standards