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Extension: interpreterRequired

Patient Administration Work Group Maturity Level: 1InformativeUse Context: Any

URL for this extension:

http://hl7.org/fhir/StructureDefinition/patient-interpreterRequired

Status: draft. Extension maintained by: HL7

This Patient requires an interpreter to communicate healthcare information to the practitioner.

Comment:

The Patient does not speak the default language of the organization, and hence requires an interpreter. If the patient has other languages in the Communications list, then that would be the type of interpreter required.

Context of Use: Use on Element ID Patient

Extension Content

Summary

NameFlagsCard.TypeDescription & Constraintsdoco
.. interpreterRequired0..1booleanURL = http://hl7.org/fhir/StructureDefinition/patient-interpreterRequired
interpreterRequired: This Patient requires an interpreter to communicate healthcare information to the practitioner.


Use on Element ID Patient

doco Documentation for this format

Full Structure

NameFlagsCard.TypeDescription & Constraintsdoco
.. extension0..1ExtensionURL = http://hl7.org/fhir/StructureDefinition/patient-interpreterRequired
interpreterRequired: This Patient requires an interpreter to communicate healthcare information to the practitioner.


Use on Element ID Patient
... extension 0..0
... url 1..1uri"http://hl7.org/fhir/StructureDefinition/patient-interpreterRequired"
... valueBoolean 0..1booleanValue of extension

doco Documentation for this format

XML Template

<!-- interpreterRequired -->doco

<extension xmlns="http://hl7.org/fhir"
     url="http://hl7.org/fhir/StructureDefinition/patient-interpreterRequired" >
  <!-- from Element: extension -->
 <valueBoolean value="[boolean]"/><!-- 0..1 Value of extension -->
</extension>

JSON Template

{ // interpreterRequired
  // from Element: extension
    "extension" : [ //  sliced by value:url  in the specified order, Open ]
    "url" : "http://hl7.org/fhir/StructureDefinition/patient-interpreterRequired", // R! 
    "valueBoolean" : <boolean> //Value of extension
  }

Summary

NameFlagsCard.TypeDescription & Constraintsdoco
.. interpreterRequired0..1booleanURL = http://hl7.org/fhir/StructureDefinition/patient-interpreterRequired
interpreterRequired: This Patient requires an interpreter to communicate healthcare information to the practitioner.


Use on Element ID Patient

doco Documentation for this format

Full Structure

NameFlagsCard.TypeDescription & Constraintsdoco
.. extension0..1ExtensionURL = http://hl7.org/fhir/StructureDefinition/patient-interpreterRequired
interpreterRequired: This Patient requires an interpreter to communicate healthcare information to the practitioner.


Use on Element ID Patient
... extension 0..0
... url 1..1uri"http://hl7.org/fhir/StructureDefinition/patient-interpreterRequired"
... valueBoolean 0..1booleanValue of extension

doco Documentation for this format

XML Template

<!-- interpreterRequired -->doco

<extension xmlns="http://hl7.org/fhir"
     url="http://hl7.org/fhir/StructureDefinition/patient-interpreterRequired" >
  <!-- from Element: extension -->
 <valueBoolean value="[boolean]"/><!-- 0..1 Value of extension -->
</extension>

JSON Template

{ // interpreterRequired
  // from Element: extension
    "extension" : [ //  sliced by value:url  in the specified order, Open ]
    "url" : "http://hl7.org/fhir/StructureDefinition/patient-interpreterRequired", // R! 
    "valueBoolean" : <boolean> //Value of extension
  }

 

Constraints

  • ele-1: All FHIR elements must have a @value or children (xpath: @value|f:*|h:div)
  • ext-1: Must have either extensions or value[x], not both (xpath: exists(f:extension)!=exists(f:*[starts-with(local-name(.), 'value')]))