The “Advanced Functions HL7 Version 2” is an advanced self-study course designed to deepen participants’ expertise in HL7 Version 2 standards. This comprehensive course goes beyond the basics, focusing on intricate functions and advanced features within the HL7 framework. Participants will engage with complex scenarios, honing their skills in addressing intricate healthcare data exchange challenges using HL7 standards. 

Learning Objectives 

By the end of this course, students will be able to: 

  • Demonstrate proficiency in utilizing advanced functions and features within the HL7 Version 2 framework. 
  • Address complex healthcare data exchange scenarios using HL7 standards. 
  • Evaluate and implement advanced integration strategies utilizing HL7 in diverse healthcare environments. 
  • Develop problem-solving skills for addressing challenges related to HL7 Version 2 advanced functions. 
  • Analyze real-world integration scenarios and propose effective solutions. 
  • Optimize HL7 integration processes to enhance efficiency and data exchange accuracy. 

Format/Class Structure 

This course is self-paced, accessible completely online. You can expect to spend about 4 hours completing this course. 

Who Should Take This Course 

This self-paced course is suitable for: 

  • Healthcare IT professionals seeking advanced knowledge and skills in HL7 Version 2. 
  • IT administrators and professionals working in healthcare organizations aiming to deepen their understanding of advanced HL7 functions. 
  • Individuals preparing for certification exams related to advanced HL7 functions and healthcare data exchange. 

CE Credit

The Society for Imaging Informatics in Medicine has approved this activity for 4.0 hours of SIIM IIP Credits towards certification and re-certification by the American Board of Imaging Informatics (ABII).

To receive credit for the activity, registrants must complete the course modules and survey.

Note: In order to receive credits for any events/learning you attend you must select your eligible credit types found in the CE & Certification section of your MySIIM Account profile.

After registering for the course, navigate to My Learning in your MySIIM Account profile to access the content.

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  • HL7
  • Interoperability
  • Standards
  • Training

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  • On-Demand

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  • Clinician
  • Developer
  • Imaging IT
  • Physician
  • Researcher/Scientist
  • Student Member in Training (SMIT)
  • Vendor


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