06 May Data Acquisition Standard: HL7 FHIR SDC
|Approach or solution
|Structured Data Capture (SDC) published by HL7 International – FHIR Infrastructure Work Group is a standard that facilitates data acquisition.
|Organisation or initiative
|URL or reference
|Summary of the innovation
|In FHIR SDC, forms are represented using the Questionnaire resource and completed forms are represented using the QuestionnaireResponse resource.
Increasingly mobile devices are becoming the preferred way to acquire data from patients.
|Use cases supported
|Questionnaires and forms permeate healthcare (for example: PROMs and PREMs). They are used to capture administrative data, claims data, clinical information, research information, for public health reporting – every type of data that is manipulated by healthcare systems. They provide a user-friendly mechanism for capturing data in a consistent way.