Radiation Dose Summary for Diagnostic Procedures on FHIR
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Radiation Dose Summary for Diagnostic Procedures on FHIR, published by HL7 Imaging Integration Working Group. This is not an authorized publication; it is the continuous build for version 0.1.0). This version is based on the current content of https://github.com/HL7/fhir-radiation-dose-summary-ig/ and changes regularly. See the Directory of published versions


Official URL: http://hl7.org/fhir/uv/radiation-dose-summary/ImplementationGuide/hl7.fhir.uv.radiation-dose-summary Version: 0.1.0
Draft as of 2022-05-12 Computable Name: RadiationDoseSummaryForDiagnosticProceduresOnFHIR

This IG standardizes the sharing of minimal radiation information following a performed exam. Minimal radiation information is required by multiple stakeholders including RIS, EHR, and national/regional stakeholders and their associated regulations. This IG standardizes data sharing from dose management systems to third parties. The IG exposes radiation information related to (and coming from) imaging procedures, but not medications.

Organization of this implementation guide

This IG is organized into three main sections:

Copyrights and acknowledgments

This document is licensed under Creative Commons “No Rights Reserved” (CC0).

Value Sets

Value Sets in this guide include:

  • Vocabulary Content from SNOMED CT, which is copyright © 2002+ International Health Terminology Standards Development Organization (IHTSDO) and distributed by agreement between IHTSDO and HL7. Implementer use of SNOMED CT is not covered by this agreement
  • Vocabulary Content from LOINC (http://loinc.org). LOINC is copyright © 1995-2020, Regenstrief Institute, Inc. and the Logical Observation Identifiers Names and Codes (LOINC) Committee and is available at no cost under the license at LOINC/license.


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Sponsors Working Groups


Name Organization Role
Abderrazek Boufahja GE Healthcare Author
Jonathan Whitby Canon Group Company Contributor
Christopher Lindop GE Healthcare Contributor
Steven Nichols GE Healthcare Contributor