How Healthcare Identifiers Service for health professionals works.
In this section
About the HI Service
The Healthcare Identifier Service (HI Service) lets you access unique patient healthcare identifiers so you can include them in health records or patient files.
Types of Healthcare Identifiers
Healthcare Identifiers is a number that identifies a patient for healthcare purposes.
Access to healthcare identifiers and the HI Service
Access patients’ individual healthcare identifiers (IHIs) in the HI Service.
Access HI Service administrative functions in HPOS
You need a Provider Digital Access (PRODA) account to use Health Professional Online Services (HPOS).