Concept of Operations: Relating to the introduction of a Personally Controlled Electronic Health Record System

6.6.1 National Repositories Service

Purpose

The National Repositories Service is a L1 conformant repository service ensures that there is capacity to store a minimum critical set of health information about participating individuals. The National Repositories Service does not consist of a single central data repository. It will consist of a number of nationally operated repositories. The minimum critical set of health information managed by this service includes:
  • Shared Health Summaries
  • Event Summaries
  • Discharge Summaries
  • Specialist Letters
  • Consumer Entered Health Summary
  • Consumer Notes

Functionality

The National Repositories Service supports the functions required for L1 conformance.

Standards and related specifications

The National Repositories Service supports the standards and related specifications required for L1 conformance.

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