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FHIR® Implementations


Dedicated to the discovery, definition and publishing of HL7® FHIR® Implementation Guides, Conformance, Profiles, Extensions and ValueSets serving the Canadian context.
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Dedicated to the discovery, definition and publishing of HL7® FHIR® Implementation Guides, Conformance, Profiles, Extensions and ValueSets serving the Canadian context.

About

HL7 CanadaWelcome to the Canadian FHIR implementation community forum. The purpose of this forum is to collaborate on areas of FHIR implementation that will advance implementations across Canada, while contributing to the global adoption of FHIR. The objective is to develop pan-Canadian approaches to constraining and extending FHIR. The community has been active since January 2016 and has been growing ever since!

The community has several streams of activity:

  • Topical workstreams
  • Monthly community calls to share workstream progress and other FHIR-related news
    A general forum to ask questions and share information

The table below provides more details on the workstream activity:

Workstream Co-Chairs Objective Progress to date
Solution Architecture

Igor Sirkovich (OMHLTC)

Ken Sinn (Ontario Health Team)

  1. Serve as a forum for all architectural questions about implemention of FHIR based solutions
  2. Discuss Canadian URI (incl. mapping to OIDs), profiles and extensions
  1. Currently hosting governance calls for the FHIR Profiling Stream
eReferrals

Tim Berezny (CareDove)

Caryn Harris (Orion Health)

  1. Build eReferral use cases
  2. Prototype eReferral use cases
  3. Select Resources to include in Specifications
  4. Write preliminary Specifications for broader use
  1. Assembled stakeholders from across the e-referral spectrum to build a community led e-Referral specification.
  2. Published an e-referral implementation guide that has been adopted by various integrations across Ontario: https://simplifier.net/guide/ca-on-eReferral-r4-iguide-v0.11.0/Index?version=current
Community Monthly Calls

Gavin Tong (Gevity Inc.)

Yaron Derman (eHealth Ontario)

  1. Share progress within the workstreams within the broader FHIR community
  2. Identify and promote FHIR education and implementation activities
  1. Informative updates and discussions about FHIR globally and progress across the workstreams
  2. Average 17 participants per call.
Canadian Baseline Profiles & Governance

Sheridan Cook (Gevity Inc.)

Michael Savage

  1. Create of a set of national FHIR profiles that can be leveraged by implementers and jurisdictions to promote re-use and interoperability
  2. Establish a common baseline / starting point for Canadian FHIR Implementations
  1. Organization of workstream into Profiling and Governance Streams, to allow for ample time to explore different types of issues
  2. Total of 78 proposed changes to draft Profiles received from FHIR Community
  3. Organization of Profiling Stream into sub-streams based on thematic groupings of FHIR Profiles: Entities, Medications, and Clinical
  4. Average 10 participants per call
SMART on FHIR Community of Practice

Paula Lee/Open

  1. Develop Canadian specific SMART on FHIR guidance and specification documentation and best practices

This group has been recently established and is beginning with business use cases around which to develop an implementation guide and specification. Current SMART on FHIR implementers from across Canada are welcome to join.

The FHIR community forum is a great place to learn, share and collaborate, whether you are new to FHIR or are already have deep FHIR experience.

Key Resources

Canadian Core Profiles

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Hi all! Please see the agenda for tomorrow's Governance call: 1. Update on the HL7 Int'l Council Base & Core definition discussions 2. Going back to the FAQs - reviewing them and identifying any questions or commentary Thank you!

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Please consider to bring the MustSupport discussion in the agenda. ... https://confluence.hl7.org/display/CONF/2022-01+Las+Vegas+WGM Thanks

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Hi all! Please see the following for our agenda for this Friday Jan 20th 2pm EST: 1. Recap of national iGuide meet-ups from HL7 WGM last week 2. Going through the spec to clean it of Confusions around Core 3. Compiling anything noted as a ‘core candidate’ consideration/flag and determine where these are helpful for further consideration for Canadian Common Data Standards 4. Reminder on FAQ discussion on the 27th - call being used to carry on our conversation around our responses to the Canadian Common Data Standards for Interoperability - Nov 18, 2022 FAQ Thank you!

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Events



Upcoming events:

Fri Feb 10 @ 2:00PM - 03:00PM
CA Baseline Profiles Updates
Fri Feb 17 @ 2:00PM - 03:00PM
CA Baseline Profiles Governance
Wed Feb 22 @12:00PM - 01:00PM
FHIR Implementers Quarterly Call

Forum

CA Baseline Profiles - Governance Call Fri Jan 27 2-3pm EST - Agenda 01/26/23

Hi all! Please see the agenda for tomorrow's Governance call: 1. Update on the HL7 Int'l Council Base & Core definition discussions 2. Going back to the FAQs - reviewing them and identifying any questions or commentary Thank you!

CA Baseline Profiles - Fri Jan 20th 2pm EST Governance Meeting - Agenda 01/19/23

Please consider to bring the MustSupport discussion in the agenda. ... https://confluence.hl7.org/display/CONF/2022-01+Las+Vegas+WGM Thanks

CA Baseline Profiles - Fri Jan 20th 2pm EST Governance Meeting - Agenda 01/19/23

Hi all! Please see the following for our agenda for this Friday Jan 20th 2pm EST: 1. Recap of national iGuide meet-ups from HL7 WGM last week 2. Going through the spec to clean it of Confusions around Core 3. Compiling anything noted as a ‘c...

CA Baseline Profiles Call - Issues Starting Call 01/13/23

Hi again, Please go to the calendar invite for today's call to see the replacement zoom link - still locked out of the regular account so using my work one as an alternative. Sorry again if these leads to a quieter call today. -Mike

CA Baseline Profiles Call - Issues Starting Call 01/13/23

Hi all, Deepest apologies, currently locked out of the zoom account associated with the CA Baseline Call scheduled for right now (2-3pm EST). Working on it and will provide updates here. Sorry again. -Mike

CA Baseline Profiles - Profile Updates Meeting Fri Jan 13th - Agenda 01/11/23

Hi all! We'll have a bit of a lighter attendee list due to connectathon travels, but for those who can make the call, these are the topics we're hoping to field for some discussion: 1. Go through and mark anything that mentions "Core" in the CA...

CA Baseline Profiles Friday Jan 6th 2-3pm EST Governance Call - Agenda 01/04/23

Happy New Year all! Please see below for our agenda for Friday's call: 1. Confirming new date for CA:FEX Presentation (looking like Friday Feb 3rd) 2. Decide on whether or not we want to move forward with the Simplifier Bake process, based on pre...

Simplifier Archiving 12/21/22

Hello All, Further to the meeting on Friday Dec 16, I have uploaded a revised version of the slides regarding .... Please let us know if you have any additional questions. Best regards, Standards Team, Canada Health Infoway

CA Baseline - Dec 23rd and Dec 30th calls Cancelled for Holidays 12/21/22

Hi all! Just a note that we will be cancelling the Dec 23rd and Dec 30th CA Baseline calls due to the holiday break. We will resume our regular meeting cadence on Friday January 6th. Thanks and happy holidays everyone!

Dec 16th CA FHIR Baseline Call - Simplifier Bake Process with Ward Weistra 12/14/22

Hi all, Just a reminder on our agenda for this Friday's CA Baseline Call. For the first 20-30mins of the call, we'll be hosting a presentation from Ward Weistra on the Simplifier Bake process to simplify packaging. Following that, we'll have time...

Dec. 9th CA FHIR Baseline Call - Cancelled 12/07/22

We have decided to cancel Friday's CA FHIR Baseline Governance call to allow our Standards & Terminology Community the time and space to grieve the loss of one of our own, Tib Onu. The presentation on the Pan-Canadian FHIR Exchange (CA:FeX) Specif...

Canadian Common Data Standards for Interoperability - Nov 18, 2022 - FAQs 11/29/22

Hello FHIR Implementations Community, A post has been made to the HL7 Canada Community Forum answering questions that came up in response to the Canadian Common Data Standards for Interoperability presentation on Nov 18, 2022, both during and afte...

Canadian HL7 FHIR Community - November 23rd, 2022 Meeting Notes 11/29/22

Attendees: Ken Sinn Mike Savage Gavin Tong Yaron Derman Shannon O'Connor Tony Waldschmidt Adesh Maharaj Anne Forsyth FHIR North • 300 registrants • Virtual works well for the education content • Send Gavin any input you have on...

CA FHIR Baseline December 9th - Agenda 11/29/22

Hello all, As confirmed in our last CA FHIR Baseline Governance call (recording can be found ...) we will be using the first half of the December 9th Governance Call to hear a presentation on the Pan-Canadian FHIR Exchange (CA:FeX) Specification...

CA FHIR Baseline - Nov 25th Governance Call - Agenda 11/24/22

I'm ok with giving up those dates.

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Architecture ( 2 Documents )

BusinessCase ( 6 Documents )

CDS Hooks ( 1 Document )

Client Registry ( 2 Documents )

Consent Management ( 0 Document )

eReferral ( 68 Documents )

Meeting Materials ( 9 Documents )

Provider Registry ( 1 Document )

Questionnaire ( 3 Documents )

SMART on FHIR ( 3 Documents )

Tooling ( 9 Documents )

HL7 OID for Quebec - clarification of .56 and .100

Published on Jun 07, 2022 by Anibal Jodorcovsky

Canada Type 3 OIDS - Professional Colleges

Published on Nov 23, 2021 by Joanie Harper

Identifier OID Registration Form OmniMed

Published on Aug 05, 2021 by Vania Granese

ca-NamingSystem screenshot

Published on Nov 16, 2020 by Joanie Harper

Identifier OID Registration Form_ShoppersDrugMart_Type4

Published on Oct 07, 2020 by Vania Granese

Identifier OID Registration Form for ATLAS Alliance

Published on Oct 04, 2020 by Vania Granese

Identifier OID Registration Form Aware MD

Published on Sep 03, 2020 by Vania Granese

FHIR NamingSystem Template 2020

Published on Jul 21, 2020 by Joel Francis

HL7 Canada Pres to FHIR Community 2020-03-25

Published on Mar 25, 2020 by Michael Savage

Identifier OID Registration Form QHR

Published on Mar 06, 2020 by Vania Granese

Canadian Core Project Deck - as of Nov 6 2019

Published on Nov 06, 2019 by Michael Savage

Alberta Pharmacy License Number

Published on Nov 04, 2019 by Randy Nonay

Life of Lamberts Consolidated Stories

Published on Oct 25, 2019 by Michael Savage

SDC on FHIR by Joel Francis and Alex goel

Published on Sep 06, 2019 by Alexander Goel

ACCESS Atlantic Discovery Phase B Presentation - July 2019

Published on Jul 24, 2019 by Michael Savage

Alberta Delivery Site Identifier OIDS

Published on Jul 04, 2019 by Randy Nonay

Canadian Core Profile - Template for Review / Proposed Changes

Published on Jun 21, 2019 by Michael Savage

Vendor OID Form IntraHealth EMR

Published on Jun 11, 2019 by Vania Granese

Alberta Prescription Monitoring Protocol OID request

Published on Mar 29, 2019 by Randy Nonay

OID registration form for Microquest Canada

Published on Mar 29, 2019 by Randy Nonay

OID Registration Form for Input Health

Published on Mar 22, 2019 by Vania Granese

Identifier OID Registration Form for Indivica

Published on Mar 05, 2019 by Vania Granese

Joel Francis' HL7 WGM Update

Published on Jan 23, 2019 by Yaron Derman

New OIDs Request Process

Published on Dec 05, 2018 by Joel Francis

Terminology Gateway - Overview

Published on Dec 05, 2018 by Joel Francis

Why FHIR, Why Now?

Published on Dec 14, 2017 by Tasha Shaw-Verbic

Pourquoi utiliser FHIR et pourquoi maintenant

Published on Dec 13, 2017 by Tasha Shaw-Verbic

Video

FHIR testing with Crucible and Synthea Patient generator

A look at an open source FHIR testing platform (Crucible) and a synthetic patient generator (Synthea) - aired Nov. 3rd, 2017

11/29/17
FHIR Solution Architecture - Smile CDR

A demo of a system built on FHIR - Smile CDR given by James Agnew author of HAPI FHIR server - aired October 20, 2017

11/29/17

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