The HL7® Study Guide, Third Edition is your comprehensive resource for mastering the intricacies of Health Level Seven (HL7®) and achieving HL7® certification. This study guide has been updated with new content and features for learning at your own pace.

Note: Pre-orders only. This new edition will be published in Summer 2024.

Key Features:

  1. HL7® Mastery: Dive into the world of HL7® with a study guide designed to help learners achieve mastery in Health Level Seven standards. Whether you’re a healthcare professional, IT specialist, or aspiring to become HL7® certified, this guide provides the knowledge foundation you need.
  2. Certification Preparation: Tailored for individuals pursuing HL7® certification, the study guide follows a structured approach to cover all essential topics required for successful certification. From HL7® standards to implementation best practices, it prepares you for the challenges of the certification examination.
  3. Electronic Accessibility: Enjoy the convenience of electronic access, allowing you to study HL7® concepts anytime, anywhere. The electronic format enables flexible learning, accommodating your schedule and preferences.
  4. Comprehensive Content: Delve into a comprehensive exploration of HL7® standards, protocols, and implementation strategies. The study guide covers key topics such as message structure, data types, and communication protocols, providing a well-rounded understanding of HL7® principles.
  5. Practical Application: Gain practical insights with real-world scenarios and examples that illustrate the application of HL7® standards in healthcare settings. The study guide goes beyond theoretical knowledge, ensuring you can confidently apply your skills in practical scenarios.
  6. HL7® Certified Instructors: Benefit from the expertise of HL7® certified instructors who have contributed to the development of the study guide. Their insights and guidance ensure that you receive accurate and industry-relevant information.
  7. Progressive Learning: Follow a progressive learning path with structured modules and assessments. The study guide is organized to help you build a solid foundation, advance your knowledge, and ultimately achieve HL7® certification success.

Whether you’re looking to enhance your professional skills or preparing for HL7® certification, this study guide is your comprehensive companion to mastering Health Level Seven standards.


Author: Herman Oosterwijk, MSc, MBA
Edited by: Sylvia Devlin, M.S. RT, CIIP, FSIIM; Monief Eid, MSHI; Janene Layne, MSHIA, RT (R)(MG)(CT)(MR), CIIP, LSSGB


  • HL7
  • Interoperability
  • Standards
  • Training
  • Workflow & Productivity

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Delivery Type

  • E-Book
  • On-Demand
  • Study Guide

Audience Type

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

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