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CH VACD (R4), published by eHealth Suisse. This is not an authorized publication; it is the continuous build for version 1.0.0). This version is based on the current content of and changes regularly. See the Directory of published versions

Immunization Certificate

The Immunization Certificate document describes the content and format of an Immunization Certificate document containing the chapter with all known and applied immunizations, the pastillnesses for immunization the allergies and intolerances. This document is allowed to be used in context of the Swiss EPR but can also used in context of dataexchange next tu the Swiss EPR.

The usage of this type of document is to represent the paper document in electronical form to declare all known and applied vaccines to a patient and other relevant informations. For documentation and exchange purposes of a new applied vaccine to a patient please refer to the Immunization Administration document

FHIR document (Bundle)

This exchange format is defined as a document type that corresponds to a Bundle as a FHIR resource. A Bundle has a list of entries. The first entry is the Composition, in which all contained entries are then referenced.

Fig.: Immunization Certificate document

Fig.: Immunization Certificate document


  • 2.1 Example Immunization Certificate document: XML, JSON
  • 2.2 Example Immunization Certificate composition: XML, JSON
  • 2.3 Example Patient: XML, JSON

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