The 3-Day HL7 FHIR Overview Course

Firely offers the only HL7 FHIR course with 50% hands-on exercises, so you can gain practical experience while learning.

Gain a whole new range of FHIR skills

After this training course, attendees will be able to:

  • Explain the key principles underlying the FHIR methodology
  • Explain the relationship between FHIR and related standards (e.g. HL7 CDA/HL7 v2/IHE XDS)
  • Describe the characteristics and contents of the core FHIR information models
  • Understand how to fully use the documentation, and how to reach out to other experts and implementers
  • Explain how FHIR may be used in different interoperability paradigms (REST, messaging, e-documents, services)
  • Build upon hands-on experience with FHIR gained during the training course
  • Help your organization to determine if, when, where and how they might implement FHIR

What you need to know

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What is it about?

This training course offers a hands-on overview of the HL7 FHIR standard.

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Who is it for?

Those involved with the design, development, implementation, deployment and support of systems that use HL7 FHIR.

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Schedule

You can view our upcoming open training courses here. In-company training courses can be scheduled according to the availability of your team.

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Prerequisites

Attendees are assumed to be familiar with:

  • XML, Json and web-infrastructure protocols
  • General principles of data modeling
  • General software development principles like object orientation, databases, layered software design
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Course duration

  • Online training course: 3 days, 5 hours a day.
  • In-person training course: 2 days, 8 hours a day.

Are you interested in an in-company training course?

In-company training courses can be scheduled according to the availability of your team and customized to your use case.

Mirjam Baltus

Upcoming courses

HL7 FHIR Summary training course (US edition)

  • Any time
  • Online
  • $500
This e-Learning training course offers a 2-hour summary of FHIR.

HL7 FHIR Summary training course (EU edition)

  • Any time
  • Online
  • €450
This e-Learning training course offers a 2-hour summary of FHIR.

HL7 FHIR Overview Course (US edition)

  • April 8-10, 2024
  • US Edition, 11:00 AM – 4:30 PM (ET)
  • Online
  • $1,600
Firely offers the only HL7 FHIR course with 50% hands-on exercises, so you can gain practical experience while learning.

HL7 FHIR Overview Course (EU edition)

  • April 15-17 2024
  • EU Edition, 10:00 AM – 3:30 PM (CET)
  • Online
  • €1,500
Firely offers the only HL7 FHIR course with 50% hands-on exercises, so you can gain practical experience while learning.

HL7 FHIR Data Modeling Course (US Edition)

  • April 29-May 1, 2024
  • US Edition, 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM (ET)
  • Online
  • $1,600
Deep dive into the world of FHIR profiling, Resource Validation & creating Implementation Guides.

HL7 FHIR Overview Course (US edition)

  • May 28-30, 2024
  • US Edition, 11:00 AM – 4:30 PM (ET)
  • Online
  • $1,600
Firely offers the only HL7 FHIR course with 50% hands-on exercises, so you can gain practical experience while learning.

HL7 FHIR Overview Course (EU edition)

  • June 24-26, 2024
  • EU Edition, 10:00 AM – 3:30 PM (CET)
  • Online
  • €1,500
Firely offers the only HL7 FHIR course with 50% hands-on exercises, so you can gain practical experience while learning.

HL7 FHIR Overview Course (US edition)

  • July 8-10, 2024
  • US Edition, 11:00 AM – 4:30 PM (ET)
  • Online
  • $1,600
Firely offers the only HL7 FHIR course with 50% hands-on exercises, so you can gain practical experience while learning.

HL7 FHIR Overview Course (US edition)

  • August 26-28, 2024
  • US Edition, 11:00 AM – 4:30 PM (ET)
  • Online
  • $1,600
Firely offers the only HL7 FHIR course with 50% hands-on exercises, so you can gain practical experience while learning.

HL7 FHIR Overview Course (EU edition)

  • January 23-25, 2023
  • EU Edition, 10:00 AM – 3:30 PM (CET)
  • Online
  • €1,500
Firely offers the only HL7 FHIR course with 50% hands-on exercises, so you can gain practical experience while learning.

HL7 FHIR Data Modeling Course (EU Edition)

  • September 16-18, 2024
  • EU Edition, 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM (CET)
  • Online
  • €1,500
Deep dive into the world of FHIR profiling, Resource Validation & creating Implementation Guides.

HL7 FHIR Overview Course (US edition)

  • October 15-17, 2024
  • US Edition, 11:00 AM – 4:30 PM (ET)
  • Online
  • $1,600
Firely offers the only HL7 FHIR course with 50% hands-on exercises, so you can gain practical experience while learning.

Learning modules and agenda

The following topics will be covered in 2 to 3 days. We’ll provide additional exercises on top of these.

HL7 FHIR Overview Course

  • Introduction
    • Introduction to HL7 and FHIR
    • Round of introductions
  • FHIR Basics
    • Resources, data types, REST
  • Demographics Data, a use case
    • Exercise: Patient demographics
  • REST: CRUD and Operations
    • Exercise: CRUD / REST
  • Conformance Layer
    • Profiles, Implementation Guides
    • Exercise: Validation
  • Bundles
    • Search results
    • Transactions
    • Exercise: Bundles and Search
  • Security
    • Security framework
    • SMART Application Launch Framework
    • OAuth2, Open ID Connect, scopes
  • Extensions
    • Basic resource
    • Exercise: Extensions
  • Architectures and Interoperability Paradigms
    • REST, messaging, documents, services
  • Clinical statements, a use case
    • FHIR resources used to express clinical data
  • Complex Search
    • Exercise: Search
  • Questionnaires (optional)
  • Terminologies
  • Workflow (optional)
    • Lab order management, or Medications Management
  • Scheduling (optional)
  • Group exercise: Resource graph
  • Relationship with HL7v2/IHE/CDA and DICOM (optional)
  • FHIR in your country (optional)
    • Example implementation guide from your country (optional)
    • US: USCDI, US Core
    • UK: UK Core
    • NL: NL Core, MedMij
    • DE: Basisprofile, MIO/KBV, MII
  • Overall summary

*Please note that this agenda is subject to change.

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