HL7 Terminology
1.0.0 - Publication

This page is part of the HL7 Terminology (v1.0.0: Release) based on FHIR R4. The current version which supercedes this version is 5.2.0. For a full list of available versions, see the Directory of published versions


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date: Mar 20, 2019, 12:00:00 AM

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contact: Name: Dr David Robinson; Address: NHS Information Authority; Aqueous 2; Rocky lane; Aston cross; Birmingham; UK; Telephone: +44 (0)121 333 0314; Fax: +44 (0)121 333 0334; E-mail: david.robinson@nhsia.nhs.uk:

responsible: Name: Dr David Robinson

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