HL7 Spain

About Us



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Year of establishment

January 13, 2004

Number of members


Current Chair

Mr. Francisco PĂ©rez

Francicso Perez

More than 30 years of experience in IT Healthcare sector in Spain, USA, LATAM, Australia and UK.

Technical Lead

Mr. Carlos Gallego

With more than 20 years of career in the development of ICT solutions in the health field, I have worked in the management of highly complex ICT projects in health. From different positions of responsibility I have directed projects that facilitate the digital transformation of health organizations, providing both the strategic vision of ict government and the operational one.

During this time I have actively participated in the development and definition of the standardization, operational and strategic development of interoperability, I have completed several training courses in ict government (pmp, itil, prince2) and I am actively collaborating in different associations professionals and scientific organizations forming part of their boards of directors, also carrying out teaching and training collaborations with different organizations

Some highlights and major achievements - since establishment

Cooperation with government institutions

hl7Spain actively collaborates with the health services of the national health system, on the other hand it has helped the industry to train ICT professionals in HL7. The main activity of HL7Spain is the training of professionals and the incorporation of the hl7 standards in the it strategies of the health services.

What are the plans for the future?

We are working to create a network of professionals trained in fhir and the new digital transformation strategies of the national health system adopt fhir as a standard, also maintaining the current use of hl7 standards in the national health system.