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National Events Management System


The National Events Management Service (NEMS) is a national service implemented on the Spine allowing for patient centric event messages to be published from one system and distributed to a number of other subscriber systems.

The NEMS is designed to be a generic transport mechanism which can support a variety of use cases and event types from a number of different care settings.

This specification focuses on the transport mechanism and the event messages structure for events supported by the NEMS:

  • Messaging Architecture
  • Subscription Management
  • Event Publication
  • Event Receiver
  • Requirements


National Events Management System documentation