Ruby HL7 Library README

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A simple way to parse and create HL7 2.x messages with Ruby.

Examples can be found in HL7::Message.

The version id can be found in the HL7::VERSION constant.


Copyright (C) 2006-2014 Mark Guzman

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Download and Installation


Install the gem using the following command:

gem install ruby-hl7


In your Gemfile:

gem 'ruby-hl7'

Migrating from 1.2.3 to 1.3.0

The ZCF segment has been removed, as it is not standard. To continue using it, please use the ruby-hl7-zcf gem.


See the LICENSE file.