Hl7 Russia was founded in summer 2009 through the registration based on Pirogov Russian National Research Medical University, not-for-profit organization of Development and standardization of exchange, management and integration of medical information “ZUS “Eurasia”. Besides the university’s employees, a number of leading governmental and commercial structures, which work in IT healthcare, participated in formation and establishment of HL7 Russia, such as Department of IT and communications of Russian Ministry of Healthcare, Insurance group “Spasskie Vorota”, Moscow City Oncological Hospital № 62, MIAC RAMS, IT Companies «Programs and Complexes» and « Medical Information Technologies»).