• PHID Contact Information
    • For questions on COVID-19 lab registration, onboarding, resubmitting corrections, and technical assistance please send email to 
      COVID-19ELR@dshs.texas.gov.

    • For general informatics or HL7 related questions, please contact 
      IDI@dshs.texas.gov.

HL7 Resources

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References:

Acronyms: 

  • CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)
  • CEHRT (Certified Electronic Health Record Technology)
  • CMS (Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services)
  • EHR (Electronic Health Record)
  • ELR (Electronic Laboratory Reporting)
  • EMR (Electronic Medical Record)
  • HIE (Health Information Exchange)
  • HIPAA (Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act)
  • HIT (Health Information Technology)
  • HL7 (Health Level 7)
  • ICD-10 (International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision)
  • LIMS (Laboratory Information Management System)
  • LIS (Laboratory Information System)
  • LOINC (Logical Observation Identifiers Names and Codes)
  • NBS (NEDSS Base System)
  • NEDSS (National Electronic Disease Surveillance System)
  • NIST (National Institute for Standards and Technology)
  • ONC (Office of the National Coordinator)
  • PHI (Private Health Information)
  • PHIN-MS (Public Health Information Network Messaging System)
  • PIP (Promoting Interoperability Program)
  • RCMT (Reportable Condition Mapping Tables)
  • sFTP (Secure File Transfer Protocol)
  • SNOMED-CT (Systematized Nomenclature of Medicine- Clinical Terms)

    Last updated August 27, 2021