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Compartment Patient

FHIR Infrastructure Work Group Maturity Level : N/A Standards Status : Trial Use
Formal URI
Description The set of resources associated with a particular patient
Identity There is an instance of the patient compartment for each patient resource, and the identity of the compartment is the same as the patient. When a patient is linked to another patient, all the records associated with the linked patient are in the compartment associated with the target of the link.
Membership The patient compartment includes any resources where the subject of the resource is the patient, and some other resources that are directly linked to resources in the patient compartment
Formal Definition CompartmentDefinition resource: XML or JSON

Resource based membership rules:

The following resources may be in this compartment:

Resource Inclusion Criteria
Account subject
AdverseEvent subject
AllergyIntolerance patient or recorder or asserter
Appointment actor
AppointmentResponse actor
AuditEvent patient
Basic patient or author
BodyStructure patient
CarePlan patient or performer
CareTeam patient or participant
ChargeItem subject
Claim patient or payee
ClaimResponse patient
ClinicalImpression subject
Communication subject or sender or recipient
CommunicationRequest subject or sender information-provider or recipient or requester
Composition subject or author or attester
Condition patient or asserter
Consent patient subject
Coverage policy-holder or subscriber or beneficiary orpayor
CoverageEligibilityRequest patient
CoverageEligibilityResponse patient
DetectedIssue patient
DeviceRequest subject or performer
DeviceUseStatement subject
DiagnosticReport subject
DocumentManifest subject or author or recipient
DocumentReference subject or author
Encounter patient
EnrollmentRequest subject
EpisodeOfCare patient
ExplanationOfBenefit patient or payee
FamilyMemberHistory patient
Flag patient
Goal patient
Group member
ImagingStudy patient
Immunization patient
ImmunizationEvaluation patient
ImmunizationRecommendation patient
Invoice subject or patient or recipient
List subject or source
MeasureReport patient
Media subject MedicationAdministration patient or performer or subject
MedicationDispense subject or patient or receiver
MedicationRequest subject
MedicationStatement MedicationUsage subject
MolecularSequence patient
NutritionIntake subject or source
NutritionOrder patient
Observation subject or performer
Patient link
Person patient
Procedure patient or performer
Provenance patient
QuestionnaireResponse subject or author
RelatedPerson patient
RequestGroup subject or participant
ResearchSubject individual
RiskAssessment subject
Schedule actor
ServiceRequest subject or performer
Specimen subject
SupplyDelivery patient
SupplyRequest subject
VisionPrescription patient

A resource is in this compartment if the nominated search parameter (or chain) refers to the patient resource that defines the compartment.

The following resources are never in this compartment:

See information about compartments .