HL7 Europe Foundation

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Since 20 September 2021 self-declared 'non-commercial organisations' are no longer required to provide a lobby budget. See above timeline for this registrant's historical lobby budget.

Lobbying Costs

None declared

Financial year: Jan 2022 - Dec 2022

Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)

4.7 Fte (12)

Lobbyists with EP accreditation


High-level Commission meetings


Lobbying Costs over the years

  • Info

    HL7 Europe Foundation   (HL7 Europe)

    EU Transparency Register

    717892419762-76 First registered on 01 Dec 2015

    Goals / Remit

    Founded in 1987, Health Level Seven International (HL7) is a not-for-profit standards developing organization (SDO) and a founding member of the JIC for Global Health Informatics Standardization. HL7 International is dedicated to providing a comprehensive framework and related standards for the exchange, integration, sharing, and retrieval of electronic health information that supports clinical practice and the management, delivery and evaluation of health services. HL7 International and its more than 38 national or regional affiliates number 4,000+ members from 55 countries, including approximately 1000 corporate members who represent more than 90% of the information systems vendors serving healthcare. HL7 International provides standards for interoperability that improve care delivery, optimize workflow, reduce ambiguity, and enhance knowledge transfer among stakeholders, including healthcare providers, government agencies, the vendor community, fellow SDOs, and patients.
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    Main EU files targeted

    Specifically, the objectives of HL7 International in collaboration with the Affiliates currently established in 23 European Countries are: (a) to promote and encourage the use of HL7 frameworks and protocol specifications that serve the needs of the European community by health systems and service providers; (b) to seek formal accreditation for these HL7 protocol specifications where necessary; and (c) to enable high quality, cost-effective use of information systems in the widest variety of health and healthcare related environments.


    Head Office
    38-40 Square de Meeus
    Brussels 1000
    EU Office
    38-40 Square de Meeus
    Brussels 1000


  • People

    Total lobbyists declared


    Employment timeLobbyists

    Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)


    Lobbyists with EP accreditation

    No lobbyists with EP accreditations

    Complementary Information

    None declared

    Person in charge of EU relations

    Data not provided by Register Secretariat due to GDPR

    Person with legal responsibility

    Data not provided by Register Secretariat due to GDPR

  • Categories


    Think tanks and research institutions

  • Networking



    Member organisations

    HL7 Austria
    HL7 Belgium
    HL7 Bosnia & Herzegovina
    HL7 Croatia
    HL7 Czech Republic
    HL7 Denmark
    HL7 Finland
    HL7 France
    HL7 Germany
    HL7 Hellas
    HL7 Portugal
    HL7 Italy
    HL7 Netherlands
    HL7 Norway
    HL7 Poland
    HL7 Portugal
    HL7 Romania
    HL7 Russia
    HL7 Serbia
    HL7 Slovenia
    HL7 Slovakia
    HL7 Spain
    HL7 Sweden
    HL7 Switzerland
    HL7 UK
    HL7 Ukraine

  • Financial Data

    Interests represented

    Does not represent commercial interests

    Closed financial year

    Jan 2022 - Dec 2022

    Lobbying costs for closed financial year

    Since 20 September 2021 self-declared 'non-commercial organisations' are no longer required to provide a lobby budget. See above timeline for this registrant's historical lobby budget.

    Total organisational budget in closed year


    Major funding types in closed year

    EU funding, Grants, Other

    Funding types "other" information

    The funding of the organization comes predominately from its participation in Competitive EU project. A small annal stipend comes (i.e. 20000USD) comes for HL7 International.

    Major contributions in closed year

    Contribution European Commission - Horizon 2020 570,931€
    Contribution HL7 International 18,566€
    Grant OneAquaHealth 193,333€
    Grant PanCareSurPass 97,476€
    Grant flute 194,062€
    Grant unicom 35,566€
    Grant gravitate-health 77,685€
    Grant XpanDH 148,345€

    Other financial info

    The grants listed above are grants to which HL7 Europe has participated as part of consortia of Horizon 2020 calls.

  • EU Structures

    Groups (European Commission)

    eHealth Stakeholder Group#E02769#https://ec.europa.eu/transparency/expert-groups-register/screen/expert-groups/consult?lang=en&groupID=2769 #MEMBER #C#Academia/Research#Civil society#Industry#Other#Professionals#SMEs

    Groups (European Parliament)

    Artificial intelligence and digital,Cancer

    Communication activities

    To advace its objectives, the HL7 Foundation has participated in several projects at the intersection of policy and standardization: the eHealth governance initiative, Semantic HealthNet, ANTILOPE, EXPAND, ASSSESSCT, OpenMedicine. At the same time, it has coordinated Trillium Bridge a project supporting the implementation the EU/US MoU and Roadmap and eStandards which aims to deliver a roadmap for large scale eHealth deployment in Europe.
    Currently it is involved in the following projects funded by the European Union: IDEA4RC, UNICOM, OneAquaHealth, XpanDH, Gravitate-Health, Gatekeeper, PANCARESURPASS.

    Other activities

    None declared

  • Meetings


    None declared

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