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GP Connect specifications for developers

Directory of published GP Connect specifications and associated artefacts.  

GP Connect is a service that allows GP practices and authorised clinical staff to share and view GP practice clinical information and data between IT systems, quickly and efficiently.

Provided are current, upcoming and previous versions of GP Connect API and Messaging specifications.

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GP Connect API specification: current and draft versions

GP Connect API 1.x versions (FHIR® STU3)

Release date: 23 April 2019

Release versionGP Connect API 1.2.3

Status: current v1

Containing capabilities: appointments, foundations, access record structured

Details: fixes and clarifications to the appointments and access record structured capabilities, and to the core elements of the specification (such as SDS queries)

Artefacts: specification 1.2.3,  release notes 1.2.3,  provider test suite 1.2.3demonstrator

This version is also available on GitHub pages

GP Connect API 0.x versions (FHIR® DSTU2)

Release date: 23 April 2019

Release version:  GP Connect API 0.5.2

Status: current v0

Details: core changes introduced into the 1.2.3 specification (such as SDS queries) have been integrated into this specification. Also contains a small number of clarifications and changes to the Access Record HTML capability

Containing capabilities: access record HTML

Artefacts: specification 0.5.2 , release notes 0.5.2,  provider test suite 0.5.2, demonstrator

GP Connect messaging: current and draft versions

The official current and draft versions of the GP Connect Messaging specification. 

Release date: 4 Feb 2019

Release version: GP Connect Messaging 1.2.0

Status: current 

Details: GP Connect messaging (send document capability only) STU3 release

Artefacts: specification 1.2.0, release notes 1.2.0

This version is also available on GitHub pages

Containing capabilities: send

Artefacts: specification 0.5.2release notes 0.5.2

GP Connect API : upcoming versions for providers only

The specifications below are currently for GP Connect providers ONLY in order for them to build new versions of the GP Connect API. At a point in the future when these APIs are built, these versions will become current and available for GP Connect consumers also.

Status: Future 

Release Version: GP Connect API 0.7.2

Release date: 23 April 2019

Containing capabilities: Access Record HTML

Details:  Core changes introduced into the 1.2.3 specification (such as SDS queries) have been integrated into this specification. Also contains a small number of clarifications and changes to the Access Record HTML capability

Artefacts: specification 0.7.2, release notes 0.7.2, provider test suite, demonstrator

GP Connect API previous versions

Below are older versions of the GP Connect API specification. 

GP Connect API 1.x versions (FHIR® STU3)

Release version:  GP Connect API 1.2.2

Status: Old

Release date: 26 Oct 2018

Containing capabilities: Appointments, foundations, access record structured

Details:  specification 1.2.2, release notes 1.2.2, provider test suite 1.2.2, demonstrator

 

Release version:  GP Connect API 1.2.1

Status: Old

Release date: 21 Sep 2018

Containing capabilities: Appointments, foundations, access record structured

Details: Artefacts: specification 1.2.1, release notes 1.2.1 , provider test suite 1.2.1, demonstrator

 

Release version:  GP Connect API 1.2.0

Status: Old

Release date: 25 May 2018

Containing capabilities: appointments, foundations, access record structured

Details:  Artefacts: specification 1.2.0, release notes 1.2.0, provider test suite 1.2.0,  demonstrator

 

Release version:  GP Connect API 1.1.1

Status: Old

Release date: 11 May 2018

Containing capabilities: Artefacts: specification 1.1.1, release notes 1.1.1, provider test suite 1.1.1, demonstrator

Details:  appointments, foundations

 

Release version:  GP Connect API 1.1.0

Status: Old

Release date: 16 Mar 2018

Containing capabilities: Appointments, foundations

Details:  Artefacts: specification 1.1.0, release notes 1.1.0,  provider test suite 1.1.0, demonstrator

 

Release version:  GP Connect API 1.0.0

Status: Old

Release date: 23 February 2018

Containing capabilities: Appointments, foundations

Details: Artefacts: specification 1.0.0,  release notes 1.0.0,  provider test suite 1.0.0, demonstrator

 

GP Connect API 0.x versions (FHIR® DSTU2)

Release version:  GP Connect API 0.7.0

Status: Old

Release date: 29 March 2019

Containing capabilities: Access Record, HTML

Details: Artefacts: specification 0.7.0,  release notes 0.7.0

 

Release version:  GP Connect API 0.7.1

Status: Old

Release date: 20 December 2018 

Containing capabilities: Access Record, HTML

Details: specification 0.7.1,  release notes 0.7.1.

 

Release version: GP Connect API 0.5.1

Status: Old

Release date: 17 December 2018 

Containing capabilities: Access Record, HTML

Details: Artefacts: specification 0.5.1, release notes 0.5.1, provider test suite 0.5.1, demonstrator

 

Release versionGP Connect API 0.5.0

Status: Old

Release date:  23 February 2018

Containing capabilities: Access Record, HTML

Details: Artefacts: specification 0.5.0, release notes 0.5.0 , provider test suite 0.5.0demonstrator.

GP Connect messaging

GP Connect messaging specifications that are no longer current.

Release version: GP Connect Messaging 1.1.0

Status: Old

Release date: 21 September 2018

Containing capabilities: Send Document

Details: Artefacts: messaging specification 1.1.0,  messaging release notes 1.1.0

 

Release version: GP Connect Messaging 1.0.0

Status: Old

Release date: 31 August 2018

Containing capabilities: Send Document

Details: Artefacts: messaging specification 1.0.0, messaging release notes 1.0.0

Last edited: 15 July 2019 12:41 pm