WRRS FHIR Implementation Guide - v0.0.1 Discovery

Important:

This is the initial draft of the Data Standards Wales - Welsh Results and Reporting Service Implementation Guide for FHIR. This version contains a minimal number of base FHIR resources and should be considered 'under construction'. It is not intended for use, but is published for early comment and feedback.

FHIR Profile standards and guidance for all resources referenced in this Implementation Guide can be found in the Data Standards Wales Implementation Guide.

Project Description and Scope

This Implementation Guide contains the HL7 FHIR R4 standards for use by Health and Care organisations in Wales. These standards are derived from the UK Core Implementation Guide 0.1.0 - STU1 Release for Ballot, and implement all relevant NHS Wales Data Standards.

The guidance contains:

  • FHIR resource profiles and extensions
  • FHIR terminology components including ValueSets, CodeSystems and ConceptMaps
  • Example FHIR resources
  • Other general guidance useful to FHIR implementers in Wales.

Resource Index

The following key resources have guidance in this implementation guide. Diagnostics resources also reference profiles such as Organisation and Patient. Profile standards and guidance for all resources referenced in this Implementation Guide can be found in the Data Standards Wales Implementation Guide.

Data Standards Wales

Implementation Guide contains the HL7 FHIR R4 standards for use by Health and Care organisations in Wales

UK Core 0.1.0

Release 1 of the UK Core Implementation Guide for Ballot

UK Core Assets in Development

This guide identifies those FHIR Assets that are in development within the UK Core project