CH LAB-Report (R4)
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CH LAB-Report (R4), published by HL7 Switzerland. 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 and changes regularly. See the Directory of published versions


Official URL: Version: 0.1.0
Draft as of 2023-06-14 Computable Name: CH_LAB_REPORT

Copyright/Legal: CC0-1.0



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Cross Version Analysis

This is an R4 IG. None of the features it uses are changed in R4B, so it can be used as is with R4B systems. Packages for both R4 ( and R4B ( are available.

Dependency Table

.. CH LAB-Report (R4)
... HL7 Terminology (THO)hl7.terminology.r4#5.3.0R4Automatically added as a dependency - all IGs depend on HL7 Terminology
... FHIR Extensions Packhl7.fhir.uv.extensions.r4#1.0.0R4Automatically added as a dependency - all IGs depend on the HL7 Extension Pack
... CH Core (R4)
.... CH EPR
..... IHE FormatCode Vocabularyihe.formatcode.fhir#1.1.0R4
..... HL7 Terminology (THO)hl7.terminology#5.1.0R4
... International Patient Summary Implementation Guidehl7.fhir.uv.ips#currentR4
.... HL7 Terminology (THO)hl7.terminology.r4#5.0.0R4
.... fhir.dicom#2022.4.20221006R4
... HL7 Europe Laboratory
... CH LAB-Order (R4)
.... CH ORF (R4)
..... CH Core (R4)
..... Structured Data Capturehl7.fhir.uv.sdc#3.0.0R4
...... FHIR R4 package : Exampleshl7.fhir.r4.examples#4.0.1R4
.... Order Catalog Implementation Guidehl7.fhir.uv.order-catalog#0.1.0R4

Package hl7.fhir.uv.extensions.r4#1.0.0

This IG defines the global extensions - the ones defined for everyone. These extensions are always in scope wherever FHIR is being used (built Sun, Mar 26, 2023 08:46+1100+11:00)

Package ihe.formatcode.fhir#1.1.0

Implementation Guide for IHE defined FormatCode vocabulary. (built Thu, Feb 24, 2022 16:55-0600-06:00)


Implementation guide for the meta data specified in the framework of Annex 3 and 9 of the FDHA Ordinance on the electronic patient record in Switzerland (built Tue, Jun 27, 2023 18:05+0200+02:00)


FHIR implementation guide CH Core (built Tue, Sep 5, 2023 13:15+0000+00:00)

Package hl7.fhir.uv.ips#current

International Patient Summary (IPS) FHIR Implementation Guide (built Wed, Dec 7, 2022 16:30+0000+00:00)


This guide describes how the Laboratory Report can be represented in the European REALM. (built Wed, Sep 13, 2023 23:54+0000+00:00)


FHIR implementation guide CH Core (built Tue, Jun 27, 2023 23:13+0200+02:00)

Package hl7.fhir.r4.examples#4.0.1

Example resources in the R4 version of the FHIR standard

Package hl7.fhir.uv.sdc#3.0.0

The SDC specification provides an infrastructure to standardize the capture and expanded use of patient-level data collected within an EHR.
This includes two components:
* Support more sophisticated questionnaire/form use-cases such as those needed for research, oncology, pathology and other clinical domains.
*Support pre-population and auto-population of EHR data into forms/questionnaires for uses outside direct clinical care (patient safety, adverse event reporting, public health reporting, etc.). (built Tue, Mar 8, 2022 18:32+0000+00:00)


Order & Referral by Form - Implementation Guide (CH ORF) (built Thu, Jun 29, 2023 21:19+0200+02:00)

Package hl7.fhir.uv.order-catalog#0.1.0

An Order Catalog is an administered homogeneous collection of items such as medication products, laboratory tests, procedures, medical devices or knowledge artifacts such as order sets, which support the ordering process, or more generally healthcare processes. (built Sun, Aug 9, 2020 15:18+0000+00:00)


Implementation guide CH LAB-Order (R4) (built Thu, Jun 29, 2023 23:13+0200+02:00)

Globals Table

There are no Global profiles defined