National Clinical Terminology Service Connectathon - 18 and 19 May 2016

NEHTA, CSIRO and HL7 gathered more than 60 national and international software developers and implementers in Melbourne for the second NCTS Connectathon on 18 and 19 May 2016.

NEHTA Connectathon Clinical Terminology HL7

Building on the February 2016 Brisbane Connectathon, the two day session provided an update on the National Clinical Terminology Service (NCTS) and its use of the Health Level Seven (HL7) Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resource (FHIR®) specification.

Connectathon HL7 CSIRO and Clinical Terminology

The Connectathon was invaluable in providing input into the further development of the specifications and infrastructure for the NCTS. This included specific discussion and feedback on the planned functionality as well as understanding the priority functionality that implementers require.

Connectathon HL7 CSIRO and Clinical Terminology

Connectathons and other activities will enable continued collaboration with community & stakeholders to participate in future development and evolution of the NCTS.

Connectathon HL7 CSIRO and Clinical Terminology

The NCTS Connectathon series has been so successful that it is expected another event will be held on 5 and 6 July in Sydney to further improve the delivery of terminology products and services.

For information or to register your interest in the next Connectathon, please email [email protected].