Clinical Summary Data Model: Snapshot of a Patient’s Chart

Posted March 27, 2017
By Paige Goodhew

Clinical Summary is a query based data model. It provides a focused snapshot of a patient’s chart containing multiple sections detailing everything from allergies and medications to social history and therapy. This functionality leverages data transmission standards implemented as part of Meaningful Use Stage 2 and can be thought of as similar to HIE transmissions of patient records (but on an application-to-health-system basis).

Key information included:

With its abundance of information, the Clinical Summary data model is one of our most frequently used. Common use cases include:

View the Clinical Summary technical specifications here.