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Case Notification for Generic v1.0

CDC is dedicated to working with state partners to transition to HL7 v2.5 messaging for submitting case notifications. CDC will guide state partners through the HL7 v2.5 case notification process to ensure the HL7 structure and message content are validated before moving to production.

Before you begin the HL7 implementation process, please contact CDC by sending an email to  The subject of the email should be, "HL7 Case Notification," and be sure to indicate which message mapping guide(s) you will implement.

Download these documents to get started: Download
Case Notification HL7 Implementation Checklist
Case Notification HL7 Implementation Checklist for NBS states
PHIN-MS and SDN Instructions
Generic 1.0
Generic case notification MMG v1.0
Generic PHIN-VADS  
Generic Test Case Scenarios V5
It is imperative the test is used before implementing
PHIN Notification Message Specification Profile v 2.0
Transmit Condition Report Message Use Case (referenced in the above document) Coming Soon

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