IS 09 - Consultations and Transfers of Care
The Consultations and Transfers of Care Interoperability Specification describes the information flows, issues and system capabilities that apply to:
1. a provider requesting and a patient receiving a consultation from another provider
2. a provider requesting a transfer of care for a patient and the receiving facility admitting the patient.
It is intended to facilitate access to information necessary for consultations and transfers for consulting clinicians, referring clinicians, transferring facilities, receiving facilities and consumers.