Use of the HL7 version 3 Concern Act
Tom de Jong (consultant with Nova Pro, active member of HL7 International and HL7 the Netherlands) provides an overview of the history and use of the HL7 version 3 Concern Act to model the "episode of illness".

The question posed by Rene Spronk (consultant with, representing HL7 Norway in this case) to Tom is related to healthcare encounters and the grouping thereof, see the HL7 Wiki for a HL7 proposal related to that subject.

April 2010

640x480 - 310 MB - 0:16:03
Published: 2010-04-12 (vimeo) – an video
Description of the Norwegian healthcare encounter model
Torgny Neumann (Helse Vest IKT) talks about a Norwegian healthcare hospital encounter model as used in IT systems. This video serves as input in future work for the development of a HL7 version 3 model for encounters.

March 2009

640x480 - 57 MB - 0:04:29
Published: 2009-03-26 (vimeo) – an video