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The Confluence Upgrade is complete. All features are available.  Please email me with any problems! - DJ



Welcome to the Confluence Pages of Health Level 7 (HL7) International                                                        

This is the Main Page of the HL7 Confluence environment, hosted by HL7 International, Inc.  The primary public website of the HL7 International organization is   See the Welcome to Confluence pages and Help (top right) for general information about editing Confluence pages, subject to the HL7 JIRA/Confluence Acceptable Use Policy.  In order to use this environment, please create a user account (see below).  Use of this environment is open to all participants; and is, therefore, not restricted to only Active HL7 Members.  To access information in this system about HL7 activities, work groups and projects, either use the index page for HL7 Work Groups and Projects or use the search option.  For Issues or Questions regarding these environments or their configuration, please log a JIRA ticket or contact our  Please use to access this site. 

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Password Changes

Password changes must be made through the JIRA site.  The JIRA site is the primary server for user management.  If you need to make changes to your password, please visit the JIRA site.

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Help & Documentation


The primary public website of HL7 International is

To access HL7's Jira Instance use

Health Level Seven International (HL7) is a not-for-profit, ANSI-accredited standards developing organization dedicated to providing a comprehensive framework and related standards for the exchange, integration, sharing, and retrieval of electronic health information that supports clinical practice and the management, delivery and evaluation of health services. HL7 is supported by more than 1,600 members from over 50 countries, including 500+ corporate members representing healthcare providers, government stakeholders, payers, pharmaceutical companies, vendors/suppliers, and consulting firms.

HL7 Work Groups

 HL7 Work Groups, Committees, and Collaborators use this Atlassian tool

to collaborate

during the development and maintenance of Healthcare Interoperability Standards, Electronic Health Record functional models and profilesand other standards products. For more information about the roll-out of Confluence for usage, see the HL7 JIRACon

project Log a JIRA ticket and Assign to DJ or Patrick to add your account to the appropriate groups.
  • The following screens will walk you through an introduction to JIRA and setting up your account. Including:
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    Account creation on Confluence

    Once you have successfully created an account on JIRA, you should be able to now log into Confluence* using the same account credentials used in Step 3 above. 

    To access you Confluence account:

    Click the menu option to the left of the JIRA logo at the top of your screen and select "Confluence" from the dropdown.
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    If prompted to log in, please provide the same login credentials you used when creating your JIRA account.
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  • You will be provided with several introductory screens, including:
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    4.  Select Finish.

    5.  Finally, your account needs to be added to appropriate groups which control permissions.  Please send email to webmaster@hl7,org indicating which work groups you're participating with during this Working Group Meeting or create a JIRA issue.  Once your account is updated (which should occur within a day of your email or JIRA issue), please enjoy your new Confluence and JIRA accounts! We look forward to your contributions to HL7!


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    How to create an account on JIRA & Confluence for HL7 participants 

    Step-by-step guide

    To create an account for JIRA and Confluence, you must begin with account creation on JIRA. 

    Account creation on JIRA

  • Visit:

  • On the right side of you screen, select "Sign up for an account" 

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  • Complete the "Sign up" form and click the "Sign up" button at the bottom of the page to submit the form. For your username, please use the format "(given name).(family name)". For example, "marie.curie" or "albert.einstein".
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    You will receive and email confirming your account creation (sent to the email account you provided during account sign up).
    On the Confirmation screen, you can now proceed to log in. Select the "Click here to log in" button to log into JIRA. 
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    On the Welcome to JIRA screen, enter in the username and password you provided in Step 3.

    Please Note: No intellectual property owned by third parties may be posted without the owner's express permission.

    Scheduled Downtime

    The Confluence and JIRA HL7 system may be unavailable from 6:00 AM to 7:00 AM Eastern time Monday thru Friday for server Maintenance.  Additionally, work requiring longer system downtime will be announced one week prior.  We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. Accounts in Confluence and JIRA are required to use an active email address. Accounts with inactive emails will be disabled.


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