Health Information Standards Committee for Alberta Standards

Health Information Standards Committee of Alberta (HISCA) approved or accepted in draft standards and specifications for use in Alberta.

Provincial standards data sets and HL7 v2.x available electronically

If you are interested in receiving HISCA provincial standards in an electronic format such as MS-Excel / ASCII delimited for data sets or Messaging Workbench for HL7 2.x Message Specifications, email us.

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Last updated: January 24, 2019

Core registries (identification)



Diagnostic imaging

Chronic disease management

Public health


Continuing care

Emergency health services