C-CDA Content Testing Scope/Documentation (Approved/Effective January 11, 2017)

Testing Tooling access and official program launched February 5, 2018

This page provides the documentation package for use with the enhanced content testing program for the eHealth Exchange and includes the content test procedures and associated test data. The testing documentation provides guidance from Health Level 7 (HL7) publications and shall be used for conformance testing requirements and procedures beginning February 5, 2018. Please provide comments or questions to testing@sequoiaproject.org

eHealth Exchange Content Testing Launch Slides
eHealth Exchange Content Testing Guide 2018 Version 1.0
Content Testing Tools User Guide 2018 Version 1.0

FOR VENDORS ONLY: Receive Test Case XML Files
CCD/C32: MU_HITSP_C32C83_4Sections_RobustEntries_NoErrors.xml
HL7 C-CDA R1.1: 170.315_b5_ccds_amb_ccd_r11_sample2_v1.xml
HL7 C-CDA R2.1: 170.315_b5_ccds_amb_ccd_r21_sample1_v1.xml

Zip Package of all the above files for the 2018-02-05 Content Testing Program

Formal Change Process Milestones
Approval Milestones
Target Dates
Present to CC for Review (Draft):
11/15/16 - Completed
CC Approval:
11/15/16 - Completed
Participant Input (Post draft to eHealth Exchange Wiki):
11/15/16 - Completed
Participant Input (Webinar to review):
12/2/16 - Completed
30 day notice to Participants:
12/2/16 - Completed
Objection Period Ends:
1/10/17 - Completed
New Content Testing Program Effective Date:
1/11/17 - Effective
Comment Resolution
2017 - Completed
Testing Workgroup Feedback Loop to HL7/ONC
Production Content Testing Program Launch
February 5, 2018
eHealth Exchange Informational Call - Announcing Launch
February 5, 2018