HL7 version 2

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Abbreviation: HL7 v2
Definition: HL7's Version 2.x (V2) messaging standard is widely used for electronic data exchange in the clinical domain. This messaging standard allows the exchange of clinical data between systems.


Reference Definition: HL7's Version 2.x (V2) messaging standard is the workhorse of electronic data exchange in the clinical domain and arguably the most widely implemented standard for healthcare in the world. This messaging standard allows the exchange of clinical data between systems. (HL7 website)
Instance of: HL7 Standard or Specification