Regulations and Standards

There are a number of regulations, standards, and guidelines on the role of telehealth in New Zealand.  This page has copies of regulations and standards that have particular importance or can be applied broadly.  Different documents will be applicable to different users, depending on their situation.

Regulatory Standards

Professional Body Guidance

Technical Standards

  • Videoconferencing Interoperability Standard – HISO 10049.1
  • Videoconferencing Endpoint Naming Scheme – HISO 10049.2
  • Connected Health Network Connectivity Standards – HISO 10037
  • Health Information Security Framework – HISO 10029

Technical Guidance