HL7-Hellas – The Greek affiliate of ‘HL7’ International
HL7-Hellas is a non-profit organisation established to actively promote HL7 standards both within the Greek territory and in countries of South-Eastern Europe. Its aim is to spread reliable standards for healthcare data exchange, management and integration of data related to patient clinical care as well as the management, evaluation and further development of the HL7 standard protocols. HL7-Hellas is an affiliate of HL7 International.
HL7-Hellas encourages the creation of flexible standards, guidelines, methodologies, protocols and other related services and products which will be based on those of the HL7 International Organisation, having as main goal to enable the interoperability of information systems in Health & Social Security. It helps both in the preparation of studies and research for the exchange of patients medical records hospitalized in institutions that adopt these standards, as well as in communication. Finally, HL7 Hellas aims to continuously research for further development related to the improvement of the standards.
The company was a pioneer in HL7 usage in Greek Healthcare Informatics sector.
Is Foundation Member of HL7 Hellas, the Greek Affiliate of International Organisation ‘Health Level 7’.