The Spine EIS (External Interface Specification) is a set of Word documents that provide system developers (architects, designers, and builders) with the necessary information to connect to the Spine national services via HL7 V3 APIs.
It does not give details of the format of specific messages - for that see the Spine Message Implementation Manual.
Note that many of these specifications and APIs are now superseded, for example:
For individual API details, see the API catalogue.
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Last edited: 19 August 2021 1:19 pm