HL7 Healthcare Standard Institute (HL7 India) is the accredited International Affiliate of Health Level Seven International (HL7 International) for India. It is a non-profit-distributing, membership based organization that exists to encourage the adoption and use of HL7 standards for healthcare interoperability in India and its neighbouring countries.The objective of HL7 India is to support the development, promotion and implementation of HL7 standards and specifications in a way which addresses the concerns of healthcare organizations, health professionals and healthcare software suppliers in India. HL7 India seeks connect with hospitals, IT companies involved with healthcare, government health entities and individuals so as to educate them on HL7 and enroll them as members.