HISO 10008.4:2020 COVID-19 Messaging Implementation Guide

Published online: 
25 September 2020
COVID-19 Messaging Implementation Guide.

This is an implementation guide that provides details for using electronic messaging to submit COVID-19 laboratory results into the COVID-19 result repository. 

This document details the specific structure for electronic messages using the HL7 version 2.4 messaging standard. The implementation guide is designed to ensure that laboratory test results are submitted into the repository in a structured and consistent way.

This document is published as a draft standard that will be updated to reflect new requirements, as they emerge.

Publishing information

  • Date of publication:
    25 September 2020
  • ISBN:
  • HP number:
  • Citation:
    Ministry of Health. 2020. HISO 10008.4.2020 COVID-19 Messaging Implementation Guide. Wellington: Ministry of Health.
  • Ordering information:
    Only soft copy available to download
  • Copyright status:

    Owned by the Ministry of Health and licensed for reuse under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International Licence.

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