Hans Buitendijk

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Mar 05, 2021 23:10

1a. Project Name

Clinical Statement CMET PSS

1b. Project ID


1c. Is Your Project an Investigative Project (aka PSS-Lite)?


1e. Today's Date

Mar 05, 2021

1f. Name of standard being reaffirmed

HL7 Version 3 Standard: Clinical Statement CMETs Release 1

1g. Project Artifact Information

A project artifact is balloting Normative (no STU) (this includes reaffirmations)

1i. Does the standard include excerpted text from one or more ISO, IEC or ISO/IEC standards, but is not an identical or modified adoption?


1j. Unit of Measure

N/A (no measurements are in the standard

2a. Primary/Sponsor WG

Orders & Observations

2d. Project Facilitator

Hans Buitendijk

2g. Publishing Facilitator

Hans Buitendijk

3a. Project Scope

The Clinical Statement CMET standard ( is approaching its normative status expiration date and needs to be extended.

3b. Project Need

The rationale for extending it is that actively used HL7 V3 standards still use the Clinical Statement CMETs, thus this ensures clarity on the applicability of the Clinical Statement CMETs for those standards.

3c. Security Risk


3d. External Drivers

ANSI requires re-affirmation every 5 years for normative standards that intend to stay active.

3e. Objectives/Deliverables and Target Dates

May 2021 Reaffirmation Ballot
June 2021 Finish updates

3f. Common Names / Keywords / Aliases:

"V3: Clinical Statement Pattern CMETs, R1", "V3: Clinical Statement Pattern, R1", "Clinical Statement"

3g. Lineage

HL7 Version 3 Standard: Clinical Statement CMETs Release 1

3h. Project Dependencies


3i. HL7-Managed Project Document Repository URL:

3j. Backwards Compatibility


3l. Using Current V3 Data Types?


3m. External Vocabularies


3o. Earliest prior release and/or version to which the compatibility applies

No changes to version 1

4a. Products

Guidance (e.g. Companion Guide, Cookbook, etc), V3 Documents – Clinical (e.g. CDA), V3 Documents - Knowledge

5a. Project Intent

Reaffirmation of a standard

5b. Project Ballot Type

Normative (no STU)

5d. Joint Copyright


6b. Content Already Developed


6c. Content externally developed?


6e. Is this a hosted (externally funded) project?


6f. Stakeholders

Standards Development Organizations (SDOs)

6g. Vendors

Health Care IT, Clinical Decision Support Systems, HIS

6h. Providers

Healthcare Institutions (hospitals, long term care, home care, mental health)

6i. Realm


7b. Sponsoring WG Approval Date

Mar 05, 2021