HPD 2.0 Standard

8/1/2017 – Update on HPD 2.0 Status

On May 16, 2017, HPDC released a new version of the HPD Open Standard – version 2.1.  Version 2.1 is a “dot release” of the Standard, introducing updates and new options.  This page contains further information on version 2.1 – HPD Version 2.1.

As of August 1, 2017 all new HPDs must be created with version 2.1. Published HPDs based on HPD Open Standard 2.0 remain fully valid through their published Expiry Date.  Updating to the 2.1 Standard is encouraged, but is not required.

The HPD Builder online tool provides for the automated upload to the 2.1 format, of existing 2.0 HPDs in the Builder, should there be a need to update the data in the HPD.  For more information on the HPD Builder, please click on this link.

License for Use

The Health Product Declaration Open Standard is the intellectual property of the HPD Collaborative, and provided to the public, free-of-charge, under the Creative Commons: Attribution-NoDerivs CC BY-ND 4.0) license.  Anyone using the HPD Open Standard must comply with the terms of this license agreement, which will be enforced by the HPD Collaborative. For information on use of the terms, logos and trademarks, please click here.