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Switzerland

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Switzerland

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Switzerland

Year of establishment

2000. HL7 Switzerland has its 20th year this year. But our 20year party is fallen into the water because corona.

Anniversary

Number of members

59 Companies
32 Individuals

Current Chair

Roeland Luykx

PhD sc. nat. Roeland Luykx, Chair HL7 Switzerland since 2018
Member Executive Board Arpage AG, Küsnacht Switzerland
Working since 15 years in eHealth in Switzerland. Involved in IHE and HL7 FHIR Projects i.e. electronic vaccination record www.meineimpfungen.ch

Technical Lead and working groups

Oliver Egger

Projects:

  • Joint venture radiologie project with SGR, HL7 und IHE
  • Joint Venture Labproject FAMH, HL7 Schweiz, IHE Suisse und SULM
  • Working Group Electronic Patient Record
  • Working Group FHIR, CH-Core

Some highlights and major achievements - since establishment

Cooperation with government institutions

Working together with eHealth Suisse and FOPH

Project Highlights

  • CDA-CH I and CDA-CH II
  • FHIR CH-Core

Plans for the future?

  • Evolving HL7 FHIR as a standard in ehealth communication in Switzerland with our own nationwide extensions.
  • Maintenance for the exchange formats based on CDA
  • General support for companies around the different HL7 standards
Networks
German Competence Network eHealth Standards
HL7 Experts Network
Useful Links
Detailed Clinical Information Models
epSOS
Education
Calendar
HL7 World-Wide
HL7 International