2007 Office Sample: Using the Office Open XML Formats to Support Electronic Health Records Portability and Health Industry Standards

This download provides Visual Studio project files that demonstrate how to use Office Open XML Formats and the HL7 CDA standard to exchange and store health data securely.
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      This code sample accompanies the MSDN article "Using the Office Open XML Formats to Support Electronic Health Records Portability and Health Industry Standards" available in the Related Links section of this page.

      Empowering patients and consumers to securely exchange Electronic Health Records is a big debate in the Health industry across the globe. In this article, we discuss some techniques that use Office Open XML Formats and how to embed custom XML formats to exchange data securely. This particular scenario shows the use of Health Level Seven (HL7) Clinical Document Architecture (CDA) to represent the Electronic Health Record in an industry standard format. It also shows how to include the data in a secured document, based on Office Open XML Formats, for portability across multiple care providers.
  • Supported Operating System

    Windows Server 2003, Windows Vista, Windows XP Service Pack 2

      • This download works with the following Office applications:
        • 2007 Microsoft Office system
    • To install this download:
      1. Download the file by clicking the Download link (above) and saving the file to your hard disk.
      2. Double-click the OpenXMLinHealth.exe program file on your hard disk to start the setup program.
      3. Follow the instructions on the screen to complete the installation.

      Instructions for use:
      After you have installed this download, use Word as you normally would.

      Remove of this download:
      There is no removal feature for this download.
    • This package does not collect any personal information.
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