NA 176

DIN Standards Committee Health Technologies

Standards [CURRENT]

DIN EN ISO 21090
Health Informatics - Harmonized data types for information interchange (ISO 21090:2011); English version EN ISO 21090:2011, only on CD-ROM

Title (German)

Medizinische Informatik - Harmonisierte Datentypen für den Datenaustausch im Gesundheitswesen (ISO 21090:2011); Englische Fassung EN ISO 21090:2011, nur auf CD-ROM


This International Standard describes a set of data types which is common in healthcare in order to support information exchange in the healthcare environment. Semantics is based on ISO 11404. It also describes a UML and XML representation of these data types. In particular, the works take into account the works of HL7 Version 3, ISO 11404 and EN 13606. The Committee responsible for this standard is NA 063-07-02 AA "Interoperabilität" ("Interoperability") at DIN.

Document: references other documents

Document: referenced in other documents

Responsible national committee

NA 176-02-02 AA - Interoperability  

Responsible european committee

CEN/TC 251/WG 1 - Enterprise and Information  

Edition 2011-06
Original language English
Price from 318.20 €
Table of contents


M. Sc.

Ulrike Schröder

Am DIN-Platz, Burggrafenstr. 6
10787 Berlin

Tel.: +49 30 2601-2919
Fax: +49 30 2601-42919

Send message to contact