1. Published Name of the Standard for which request is being made (if previously published)

HL7 FHIR® Implementation Guide: Order Catalog, Release 1

2. Standards Material/Document


3. Date of Request

Jul 27, 2023

4. Use Period

24 months

5. Reason for extension, timeline, and actions

6. Original Publication Date

7. End date of the current STU period

8. Length of the requested extension

9. Review Process

10. HL7 Work Group making this request and date

Orders and Observations

10a. Requesting WG Date

Jul 27, 2023

11. URL of approval minutes

12. HL7 Product Management Group


12a. Management Group Date of Approval

13. URL of approval minutes

14. Is the artifact ready for final publication?


15. If not ready, please describe remaining steps.

16. Tool name used to produce the machine processable artifacts in the IG

FHIR IG Publisher

17. The name of the “IG artifact” within the context of the above mentioned tool.


18. Balloted Name of the standard for which request is being made


19. Requested name for published standard. See Naming Examples

HL7 FHIR® Implementation Guide: Order Catalog, Release 1

19a. Specification Feedback Name (For Search in Jira)

20. If CMET, list IDs balloted

21. Project Insight Number


22. Document Realm


23. Ballot cycle in which the document was successfully balloted


25. Affirmative


26. Negative


27. Abstentions


28. Not Returned


29. Total in ballot pool


30. Date on which final document/standards material was supplied to HQ

Jun 02, 2023

31. URL of publication material/ SVN repository


32. Publishing Facilitator

Rob Hausam

33. Special Publication Instructions

34. URL of ballot reconciliation document


35. Has the Work Group posted its consideration of all comments received in its reconciliation document on the ballot desktop?


36. Substantive Changes Since Last Ballot?


37. Product Brief Reviewed By

Catalog Sub Working Group of OO

38. Date Product Brief Reviewed

Jul 07, 2023

39. Has the Product Brief changed?

40. Family


41. Section

Implementation Guides

42. Topic

Laboratory Materials Management Pharmacy Healthcare Devices

43. Please Describe the Topic

44. Product Type

Implementation Guide

45. Parent standard

46. Parent Standard Status

47. Update/replace standard

48. Common name/search keyword

Order Catalog, Directory of Service (DOS), Medication Catalog, Device Catalog, Item Master

49. Description

An order catalog is a collection of definitional resources describing healthcare items that can be ordered, selected, or used by practitioners to support the course of healthcare delivery. These healthcare items may represent services, products, devices, or knowledge artifacts (e.g., order sets). Each item specifies its purpose, describes how it should be ordered and/or used, and characterizes the outcomes expected from its usage.

50. Stakeholders

Clinical and Public Health Laboratories, Regulatory Agency, Standards Development Organizations (SDOs)

51. Vendors

Pharmaceutical, EHR, PHR, Equipment, Health Care IT, Lab

52. Providers

Clinical and Public Health Laboratories Healthcare Institutions (hospitals, long term care, home care, mental health)

53. Benefits

Enables a way to share order catalogs using FHIR.
Enables the ProfileForCatalog [https://www.hl7.org/fhir/catalog.html] to be retired

54. Implementations/Case Studies

PHAST: Catalogs of laboratory services, catalogs of medications, catalogs of medical devices, catalogs of knowledge artifacts
Medlinx/Helix: Catalogs of laboratory services
Quest Diagnostics: Catalogs of laboratory services

55. Development Background

The Implementation Guide included international participation, led by François Macary (France) and also included working group members from Belgium, Russia, United States and others. Included participation from Pharmacy work group members for developing the medication catalog content.