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  [Posted on 23 February 2017] The balloting of HL7 HK has been finished. The related Specifications of Localization of HL7 HK have already been uploaded to the login area in our website for all valid members. Should you have any questions, please feel  free to contact us anytime.

 

[Posted on 23 February 2017] The Balloting of HL7 HK “Localization of Message Standard” has been successfully hold, which received 100% valid votes from our Individual Members and Organizational Members.

 

 [Posted on 19 January 2017] To advocate and provide a more comprehensive framework and related standards for the exchange, integration, sharing, and retrieval of electronic health information of Hong Kong, HL7 HK will launch a Balloting for the localization of the Message Standard from 20th January 2017 – 19th February 2017. All Valid Members of HL7 HK can access and download the details of the balloting in the Login Area for Members at the following page at: http://www.hl7.org.hk/resources.html . Login password and details will be distributed to valid members via email.
For more information, please feel free to contact us at: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

 

  [Posted on 8 November 2016] The AGM 2016 of HL7 HK will be held on 15 Dec 2016(Thu) at 7pm in Meeting Room 702, Unit 725, 7/F, Kowloonbay International Trade & Exhibition Centre, 1 Trademart Drive, Kowloon Bay, Kowloon.
All members are welcome to attend the AGM. Voting members (Territory Wide/Corporate/Individual Members) are eligible to vote and stand for election as governors. Details:
 
     - Notice of AGM
     - Board Nomination Form
(Submission Deadline: 2 Dec 2016)
     - Appointment of Proxy Form 
(Submission Deadline: 2 Dec 2016)
     -
Form of Appointment of Corporate Representative 
(Submission Deadline: 2 Dec 2016)

      Kindly RSVP by providing the following information and replying this email to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it  on or before 2 Dec 2016. (Data collected will be solely for internal use only.)
      For any inquiry, please feel free to contact the Secretariat at 3488-3762 or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it , thanks!

 

Ÿ [Posted on 17 November 2015] The AGM 2015 of HL7 HK will be held on 14 Dec 2015(Mon) at 7pm in Meeting Room 702, Unit 725, 7/F, Kowloonbay International Trade & Exhibition Centre, 1 Trademart Drive, Kowloon Bay, Kowloon.
All members are welcome to attend the AGM. Voting members (Sponsor/Corporate/Individual Members) are eligible to vote and stand for election as governors. Details:
 
     - Notice of AGM
     - Board Nomination Form (Submission Deadline: 7 Dec 2015)
     - Appointment of Proxy Form (Submission Deadline: 11 Dec 2015)
     -
Form of Appointment of Corporate Representative (Submission Deadline: 11 Dec 2015)

      Kindly RSVP by providing the following information and replying this email to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it  on or before 11 Dec 2015. (Data collected will be solely for internal use only.)
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Ÿ [Posted on 13 October 2015] HL7 HK will have a Professional Training Course: Gateway to Territory Wide eHR on 11 December 2015 (Friday) for the members and public! Here for the details:
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Date:
 11 December 2015 (Friday)
Time: 2pm-6pm
Venue: Room 2 &3, G/F, InnoCentre, 72 Tat Chee Avenue, Kowloon Tong, HK
Registration Fee: HK$1,000/person
Seats are limited, first come first served. For registration, please fill in the Registration Form and email to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it . The Deadline of registration is 1 Dec 2015 (12nn).


Ÿ [Posted on 27 March 2015] We are pleased to let you know that we have successfully revised the membership structure in the Extraordinary Generak Meeting 2015 (25th March, 2015). Memorandum and Articles of Association of HL7 Hong Kong is altered in the meeting. From now on, there will be a new membership category called Territory Wide Member, while the category of Sponsor Member will no longer exist. For more details of the new membership structure, please visit to http://www.hl7.org.hk/join.html.


Ÿ [Posted on 3 March 2015] The EGM 2015 of HL7 HK will be held on 25 Mar 2015(Wed) at 7pm in Training Room, 16/F, One Kowloon, 1 Wang Yuen Street, Kowloon Bay, Kowloon.
All members are welcome to attend the EGM. Details:
 
     - Notice of EGM
     - Appointment of Proxy Form 
(Submission Deadline: 22 Mar 2015)
     - Form of Appointment of Corporate Representative (Submission Deadline: 22 Mar 2015)

    Kindly RSVP by providing the information of name, phone number and sending to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it  on or before 22 Mar 2015. (Data collected will be solely for internal use only.)
    For any inquiry, please feel free to contact the Secretariat by phone at 3488-3762 or email to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it , thanks!


Ÿ [Posted on 16 December 2014] The AGM 2014 of HL7 HK will be held on 8 Jan 2015(Thu) at 7pm in Training Room, 16/F, One Kowloon, 1 Wang Yuen Street, Kowloon Bay, Kowloon.
All members are welcome to attend the AGM. Voting members (Sponsor/Corporate/Individual Members) are eligible to vote and stand for election as governors. Details:
 
     - Notice of AGM
     - Board Nomination Form (Submission Deadline: 31 Dec 2014)
     - Appointment of Proxy Form
 (Submission Deadline: 31 Dec 2014)
     - Form of Appointment of Corporate Representative (Submission Deadline: 31 Dec 2014)

    Kindly RSVP by providing the information of name, phone number and sending to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it  on or before 31 Dec 2014. (Data collected will be solely for internal use only.)
    For any inquiry, please feel free to contact the Secretariat by phone at 3488-3762 or email to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it , thanks!


Ÿ [Posted on 15 October 2014] The Localized Standards have already been uploaded onto HL7 HK official website. To download the localized standards, all valid members simply need to login the website, then go to the "Resources" Area. 37 files related to the localized standards are already located in a folder called "eHR HL7 Spec 2014" in the "Resources" Area.

Ÿ [Posted on 25 November 2013] The AGM 2013 of HL7 HK will be held on 16 Dec 2013(Mon) at 7pm in Room 524N, 5/F, HA Building, 147B Argyle Street, Kowloon.
All members are welcome to attend the AGM. Voting members (Sponsor/Corporate/Individual Members) are eligible to vote and stand for election as governors. Details:

     - Notice of AGM
     - Board Nomination Form (Submission Deadline: 6 Dec 2013)
     - Appointment of Proxy Form
 (Submission Deadline: 12 Dec 2013)
     - Form of Appointment of Corporate Representative (Submission Deadline: 12 Dec 2013)

    Kindly RSVP by providing the following information and replying this email to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it  on or before 10 Dec 2013. (Data collected will be solely for internal use only.)
    For any inquiry, please feel free to contact the Secretariat at 3488-3762 or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it , thanks!

Ÿ [Posted on 20 August 2013] We are pleased to announce HIMSS Asia Pacific will have a Digital Healthcare Week13 on
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Ÿ [Posted on 4 July 2013] The First Balloting of HL7 HK “Localization of Message Standard” has been successfully hold, which received 85% valid votes from our Individual members and Sponsor Members.

Ÿ [Posted on 31 May 2013] To advocate and provide a more comprehensive framework and related standards for the exchange, integration, sharing, and retrieval of electronic health information of Hong Kong, HL7 HK will launch the First Balloting for the localization of the Message Standard from 1st June – 30th June 2013. All Valid Members of HL7 HK can access and download the details of the balloting in the Login Area for Members at the following page at: http://www.hl7.org.hk/resources.html . Login password and details will be distributed to valid members via email.
For more information, please feel free to contact us at: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Ÿ [Posted on 7 Sep 2012] HL7 Professional Training Course, "HL7 Version 2 and eHR Adoption in Hong Kong", will be conducted on 2 and 8 November 2012 (2 days: 9am - 5:30pm) at InnoCentre, 72 Tat Chee Avenue, Kowloon, Hong Kong. Fee: Waived; First-come, First-served (priority given to members of HL7 Hong Kong). Details at http://www.ehealth.org.hk/projects_hl7.php.

Ÿ [Posted on 5 Apr 2012] The Annual General Meeting 2011 will be held on 27 April 2012 at 7pm at Classroom 1003, 1/F, HKPC Building, 72 Tat Chee Avenue, Kowloon, Hong Kong.

Ÿ [Posted on 17 Mar 2011] A FREE seminar will be held on 25 March 2011 at 5-6:30pm in Wan Chai on "System Implementation Experience Sharing on St. Paul's Hospital" and "An Ideal CMS from a Doctor's Perspective".  Details at www.ehealth.org.hk/seminars.

 

Ÿ [Posted on 11 Jan 2011]

3 free seminars will be held in Jan and Feb by the eHR Office: 
* 19 Jan on "Electronic Health Record System - Latest Development in Hong Kong" (details); 
* 15 and 16 Feb on "Preparing for Interoperability - Terminology Standard for eHR" and on "eHR Terminology Seminar on SNOMED CT & LOINC", respectively (details).
Please register with This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
.

Ÿ [Posted on 29 Nov 2010] Photo Section added.

Ÿ [Posted on 25 Nov 2010] Subsequent to the 3rd Board Meeting of HL7 HK Ltd on 12 October 2010, the Secretariat is pleased to announce a grace period for membership dues as follows:
Membership application submitted in the first calendar year of HL7 HK's incorporation (ie 2010) would cover membership dues for 2010 and 2011. Thereafter, any applicant applying for HL7 HK membership on or after 1 September of the year, his/her membership fee would cover membership dues for the said year and the calendar year immediately follows.

Ÿ [Posted on 25 Nov 2010] Announcement of HL7 HK Chairman and Vice Chairman 
Subsequent to the 4th Board Meeting of HL7 HK Ltd last week on 16 November 2010, the Secretariat is pleased to announce the Chairman and Vice Chairmen have been appointed:
- Chairman: Dr HO Chung Ping 
- Vice Chairmen: Ms Vicky FUNG and Mr Pascal TSE
- Board Governors:
  (Government Nominated:) Mr CHENG Yan Kee, Prof David CHEUNG, Mr Barry CHIN, Dr WONG Chun Por, Dr Davy WU 
  (Elected:) Mr Ray CHEUNG, Dr Winnie TANG
More information about the Board Governors can be found here.  Also, the follow has been installed in office:
- Auditors: K.L. Lam & Company 
- Honorary Legal Advisor: Mr Angus Forsyth
- Secretariat: eHealth Consortium Ltd

Ÿ [Posted on 24 Nov 2010] An HL7 workshop “My Personal Encounter with HL7” facilitated by Mr Bryce Hong, organized by the Hong Kong Medical Association IT Committee, will be held on 9 December (Thursday) at 8pm (HKMA Wan Chai Premises, 5/F, Duke of Windsor Social Service Building, 15 Hennessy Raod, Wan Chai, Hong Kong).  Light dinner would be served at 7:15pm.  Registration method and event information can be found here.

Ÿ [Posted on 19 Oct 2010] HL7 HK supports the HIMSS Asia10 Health IT Congress & Leadership Summit to be held on 26-29 October 2010 in Daegu, Korea.  HL7 HK members can enjoy a 30% discount on delegate fees for Pre-conference Symposium, Health IT Congress and Leadership Summit.  Please email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it for details.  Event information can be found at http://www.himssasiapac.org/Asia10Korea/.

Ÿ [Posted on 16 Sep 2010] HL7 HK supports the Innovations in Healthcare Management & Informatics to be held on 16-17 Mar 2011 at KL, Malaysia, organized by IQPC.  HL7 HK members can enjoy a 10% discount on registration.  Details at www.healthcareinformaticsasia.com.  

Ÿ [Posted on 15 Sep 2010] The first AGM of HL7 HK will be held on 14 Oct 2010 at 5:45pm, at Classroom 1006, 1/F, HKPC Building, 78 Tat Chee Avenue, Kowloon, Hong Kong.   All HL7 HK members are welcome to attend the AGM. Voting members are eligible to vote and stand for election as board members. Details:

  • Notice of AGM
  • Nomination of Board Candidacy Form (Submission Deadline: 27 Sep) (Link fixed at 6:45pm on 22 Sep)
  • Appointment of Proxy Form (Submission Deadline: 12 Oct)
  • Appointment of Corporate Representative Form
  • Please RSVP to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it with your name, email, phone number and secretary/secondary contact by 27 Sep, to help us reserve sufficient space and materials.
  •  Kindly note the processing of any new membership application, before the AGM, would be suspended between 28 Sep and 14 Oct (both days inclusive). If you are interested to join HL7 HK and attend the 2010 AGM, please send a completed application form with cheque payment attached (if applicable) to the Secretariat before 6pm on 27 Sep.

Ÿ [Posted on 15 Sep 2010] A seminar titled "Future eHealth Development for Hospitals and Clinics – Technologies, Service and Manpower" will be held on the AGM date at 4:30pm at the same venue. Details:

  • "Untold Success and Failure Stories in eHealth – Past and Future" 
    Speaker: Dr CP Wong, Chairman, Hong Kong Society of Medical Informatics
  • "Booming of Adoption of Health Information Systems in Private Health Service Sector in HK" 
    • Speaker: Mr Pascal Tse, CIO, St Teresa’s Hospital
  • Please RSVP to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it with your name, email, phone number and secretary/secondary contact by 27 Sep, to help us reserve sufficient space and materials.

[Posted on 21 Jun 2011]  The secretariat's new office address and new contact phone number, with effect from 27 May 2011, is "c/o eHealth Consortium Limited, Room 623, 6/F, Kwong Loong Tai Building, 1016-1018 Tai Nan West Street, Cheung Sha Wan, Kowloon, Hong Kong" and +852 3909 2160.