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

HL7 FHIR® Implementation Guide: Vital Records Common FHIR Profile Library, Release 1

2. Standards Material/Document

STU Extension

3. Date of Request

4. Use Period

5. Reason for extension, timeline, and actions

Implementers are still using this version of the IG, we have just done an unballoted update of the IG, and we are planning on going to ballot again in 2024.

6. Original Publication Date

Oct 12, 2021

7. End date of the current STU period

Oct 12, 2023

8. Length of the requested extension

2 years

9. Review Process

10. HL7 Work Group making this request and date

Public Health

10a. Requesting WG Date

Sep 13, 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

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

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

Vital Records Common Profiles Library (FHIR)

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

31. URL of publication material/ SVN repository

32. Publishing Facilitator

Sarah Gaunt

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

Public Health

38. Date Product Brief Reviewed

Sep 13, 2023

39. Has the Product Brief changed?


40. Family

41. Section

42. Topic

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

49. Description

50. Stakeholders

51. Vendors

52. Providers

53. Benefits

54. Implementations/Case Studies

55. Development Background