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VA Technical Reference Model v 24.4

Health Level 7 (HL7) Version 3 Standard: Privacy, Access, and Security Services (PASS) Security Labeling Service (SLS)
Health Level 7 (HL7) Version 3 Standard: Privacy, Access, and Security Services (PASS) Security Labeling Service (SLS) Standard or Specification

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Technologies must be operated and maintained in accordance with Federal and Department security and privacy policies and guidelines. More information on the proper use of the TRM can be found on the TRM Proper Use Tab/Section.

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Description: The HL7 PASS-SLS standard presents the information and capabilities required to provide a Security Labeling Service (SLS) and Privacy and Security Protective Service (PPS) to protected resources in a distributed healthcare environment, where interoperability requirements arise. The SLS provides the capability to execute rules for assigning security labels to clinical facts by applying security classification, sensitivity, integrity, category, and handling instructions to healthcare system output (data views, reports and messages) prior to access or disclosure. The PPS provides the capability to enable and reverse privacy protective services such as redacting, masking, de-identifying, and applying privacy marks to clinical facts in accordance with transform rules
Technology/Standard Usage Requirements: Users must ensure their use of this technology/standard is consistent with VA policies and standards, including, but not limited to, VA Handbooks 6102 and 6500; VA Directives 6004, 6513, and 6517; and National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) standards, including Federal Information Processing Standards (FIPS). Users must ensure sensitive data is properly protected in compliance with all VA regulations. Prior to use of this technology, users should check with their supervisor, Information Security Officer (ISO), Facility Chief Information Officer (CIO), or local Office of Information and Technology (OI&T) representative to ensure that all actions are consistent with current VA policies and procedures prior to implementation.
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Decision Source: TRM Mgmt Group
Decision Process: One-VA TRM v19.2
Decision Date: 02/06/2019 at 09:44:42 UTC
Introduced By: TRM Request
Standards Body: HL7
- The information contained on this page is accurate as of the Decision Date (02/06/2019 at 09:44:42 UTC).