Release 4
FHIR Infrastructure Work Group Maturity Level: 1Trial Use Use Context: Any

The official URL for this profile is:

http://hl7.org/fhir/StructureDefinition/groupdefinition

Enforces a descriptive group that can be used in definitional resources

This profile was published on [no date] as a draft by HL7.

Description of Profiles, Differentials, Snapshots, and how the XML and JSON presentations work.

This structure is derived from Group.

Summary

Mandatory: 1 element
Fixed Value: 1 element
Prohibited: 1 element

This structure is derived from Group.

NameFlagsCard.TypeDescription & Constraintsdoco
.. Group I1..1GroupGroup of multiple entities
... id Σ0..1idLogical id of this artifact
... meta ΣI0..1MetaMetadata about the resource
... implicitRules ?!ΣI0..1uriA set of rules under which this content was created
... text I0..1NarrativeText summary of the resource, for human interpretation
... contained 0..*ResourceContained, inline Resources
... extension I0..*ExtensionAdditional content defined by implementations
... modifierExtension ?!I0..*ExtensionExtensions that cannot be ignored
... identifier ΣI0..*IdentifierUnique id
... active ΣI0..1booleanWhether this group's record is in active use
... type ΣI1..1codeperson | animal | practitioner | device | medication | substance
Binding: GroupType (required)
... actual ΣI1..1booleanDescriptive or actual
Fixed Value: false
... code ΣI0..1CodeableConceptKind of Group members
Binding: (unbound) (example)
... name ΣI0..1stringLabel for Group
... quantity ΣI0..1unsignedIntNumber of members
... managingEntity ΣI0..1Reference(Organization | RelatedPerson | Practitioner | PractitionerRole)Entity that is the custodian of the Group's definition
... characteristic I0..*BackboneElementInclude / Exclude group members by Trait
.... id 0..1idUnique id for inter-element referencing
.... extension I0..*ExtensionAdditional content defined by implementations
.... modifierExtension ?!ΣI0..*ExtensionExtensions that cannot be ignored even if unrecognized
.... code I1..1CodeableConceptKind of characteristic
Binding: (unbound) (example)
.... value[x] I1..1Value held by characteristic
Binding: (unbound) (example)
..... valueCodeableConceptCodeableConcept
..... valueBooleanboolean
..... valueQuantityQuantity
..... valueRangeRange
..... valueReferenceReference(Any)
.... exclude I1..1booleanGroup includes or excludes
.... period I0..1PeriodPeriod over which characteristic is tested

doco Documentation for this format
<!-- Group Definition -->doco

<Group xmlns="http://hl7.org/fhir"
>
  <!-- from Element: extension -->
 <id value="[id]"/><!-- 0..1 Logical id of this artifact -->
 <meta><!-- ?? 0..1 Meta Metadata about the resource --></meta>
 <implicitRules value="[uri]"/><!-- ?? 0..1 A set of rules under which this content was created -->
 <language value="[code]"/><!-- ?? 0..1 Language of the resource content   -->
 <text><!-- ?? 0..1 Narrative Text summary of the resource, for human interpretation --></text>
 <contained><!-- 0..* Resource Contained, inline Resources --></contained>
 <modifierExtension><!-- ?? 0..* Extension  Extensions that cannot be ignored  --></modifierExtension>
 <identifier><!-- ?? 0..* Identifier Unique id --></identifier>
 <active value="[boolean]"/><!-- ?? 0..1 Whether this group's record is in active use -->
 <type value="[code]"/><!-- ?? 1..1 person | animal | practitioner | device | medication | substance   -->
 <actual value="[boolean]"/><!-- ?? 1..1 Descriptive or actual -->
 <code><!-- ?? 0..1 CodeableConcept Kind of Group members --></code>
 <name value="[string]"/><!-- ?? 0..1 Label for Group -->
 <quantity value="[unsignedInt]"/><!-- ?? 0..1 Number of members -->
 <managingEntity><!-- ?? 0..1 Reference(Organization) 
     Entity that is the custodian of the Group's definition --></managingEntity>
 <characteristic> ?? 0..* BackboneElement  <!-- ?? 0..* Include / Exclude group members by Trait -->
  <modifierExtension><!-- ?? 0..* Extension  Extensions that cannot be ignored even if unrecognized  --></modifierExtension>
  <code><!-- ?? 1..1 CodeableConcept 
      Kind of characteristic --></code>
  <value[x]><!-- ?? 1..1 CodeableConcept|boolean|Quantity|
    Range|Reference Value held by characteristic --></value[x]>
  <exclude value="[boolean]"/><!-- ?? 1..1 Group includes or excludes -->
  <period><!-- ?? 0..1 Period 
      Period over which characteristic is tested --></period>
 </characteristic>
 <member> ?? 0..0 BackboneElement  <!-- ?? 0..0 Who or what is in group -->
 </member>
</Group>
{ // Group Definition
  // from Element: extension
    "meta" : { Meta }, // C?Metadata about the resource
    "implicitRules" : "<uri>", // C?A set of rules under which this content was created
    "language" : "<code>", // C?Language of the resource content
    "text" : { Narrative }, // C?Text summary of the resource, for human interpretation
    "contained" : [{ Resource }], //Contained, inline Resources
    "modifierExtension" : [{ Extension }], // C?Extensions that cannot be ignored
    "identifier" : [{ Identifier }], // C?Unique id
    "active" : <boolean>, // C?Whether this group's record is in active use
    "type" : "<code>", // C? R! person | animal | practitioner | device | medication | substance
    "actual" : false, // C? R! 
    "code" : { CodeableConcept }, // C?Kind of Group members
    "name" : "<string>", // C?Label for Group
    "quantity" : "<unsignedInt>", // C?Number of members
    "managingEntity" : { Reference(Organization) }, // C?Entity that is the custodian of the Group's definition
    "characteristic" : [{ BackboneElement }] // C?Include / Exclude group members by Trait
  }

This structure is derived from Group.

Summary

Mandatory: 1 element
Fixed Value: 1 element
Prohibited: 1 element

Differential View

This structure is derived from Group.

Snapshot View

NameFlagsCard.TypeDescription & Constraintsdoco
.. Group I1..1GroupGroup of multiple entities
... id Σ0..1idLogical id of this artifact
... meta ΣI0..1MetaMetadata about the resource
... implicitRules ?!ΣI0..1uriA set of rules under which this content was created
... text I0..1NarrativeText summary of the resource, for human interpretation
... contained 0..*ResourceContained, inline Resources
... extension I0..*ExtensionAdditional content defined by implementations
... modifierExtension ?!I0..*ExtensionExtensions that cannot be ignored
... identifier ΣI0..*IdentifierUnique id
... active ΣI0..1booleanWhether this group's record is in active use
... type ΣI1..1codeperson | animal | practitioner | device | medication | substance
Binding: GroupType (required)
... actual ΣI1..1booleanDescriptive or actual
Fixed Value: false
... code ΣI0..1CodeableConceptKind of Group members
Binding: (unbound) (example)
... name ΣI0..1stringLabel for Group
... quantity ΣI0..1unsignedIntNumber of members
... managingEntity ΣI0..1Reference(Organization | RelatedPerson | Practitioner | PractitionerRole)Entity that is the custodian of the Group's definition
... characteristic I0..*BackboneElementInclude / Exclude group members by Trait
.... id 0..1idUnique id for inter-element referencing
.... extension I0..*ExtensionAdditional content defined by implementations
.... modifierExtension ?!ΣI0..*ExtensionExtensions that cannot be ignored even if unrecognized
.... code I1..1CodeableConceptKind of characteristic
Binding: (unbound) (example)
.... value[x] I1..1Value held by characteristic
Binding: (unbound) (example)
..... valueCodeableConceptCodeableConcept
..... valueBooleanboolean
..... valueQuantityQuantity
..... valueRangeRange
..... valueReferenceReference(Any)
.... exclude I1..1booleanGroup includes or excludes
.... period I0..1PeriodPeriod over which characteristic is tested

doco Documentation for this format

XML Template

<!-- Group Definition -->doco

<Group xmlns="http://hl7.org/fhir"
>
  <!-- from Element: extension -->
 <id value="[id]"/><!-- 0..1 Logical id of this artifact -->
 <meta><!-- ?? 0..1 Meta Metadata about the resource --></meta>
 <implicitRules value="[uri]"/><!-- ?? 0..1 A set of rules under which this content was created -->
 <language value="[code]"/><!-- ?? 0..1 Language of the resource content   -->
 <text><!-- ?? 0..1 Narrative Text summary of the resource, for human interpretation --></text>
 <contained><!-- 0..* Resource Contained, inline Resources --></contained>
 <modifierExtension><!-- ?? 0..* Extension  Extensions that cannot be ignored  --></modifierExtension>
 <identifier><!-- ?? 0..* Identifier Unique id --></identifier>
 <active value="[boolean]"/><!-- ?? 0..1 Whether this group's record is in active use -->
 <type value="[code]"/><!-- ?? 1..1 person | animal | practitioner | device | medication | substance   -->
 <actual value="[boolean]"/><!-- ?? 1..1 Descriptive or actual -->
 <code><!-- ?? 0..1 CodeableConcept Kind of Group members --></code>
 <name value="[string]"/><!-- ?? 0..1 Label for Group -->
 <quantity value="[unsignedInt]"/><!-- ?? 0..1 Number of members -->
 <managingEntity><!-- ?? 0..1 Reference(Organization) 
     Entity that is the custodian of the Group's definition --></managingEntity>
 <characteristic> ?? 0..* BackboneElement  <!-- ?? 0..* Include / Exclude group members by Trait -->
  <modifierExtension><!-- ?? 0..* Extension  Extensions that cannot be ignored even if unrecognized  --></modifierExtension>
  <code><!-- ?? 1..1 CodeableConcept 
      Kind of characteristic --></code>
  <value[x]><!-- ?? 1..1 CodeableConcept|boolean|Quantity|
    Range|Reference Value held by characteristic --></value[x]>
  <exclude value="[boolean]"/><!-- ?? 1..1 Group includes or excludes -->
  <period><!-- ?? 0..1 Period 
      Period over which characteristic is tested --></period>
 </characteristic>
 <member> ?? 0..0 BackboneElement  <!-- ?? 0..0 Who or what is in group -->
 </member>
</Group>

JSON Template

{ // Group Definition
  // from Element: extension
    "meta" : { Meta }, // C?Metadata about the resource
    "implicitRules" : "<uri>", // C?A set of rules under which this content was created
    "language" : "<code>", // C?Language of the resource content
    "text" : { Narrative }, // C?Text summary of the resource, for human interpretation
    "contained" : [{ Resource }], //Contained, inline Resources
    "modifierExtension" : [{ Extension }], // C?Extensions that cannot be ignored
    "identifier" : [{ Identifier }], // C?Unique id
    "active" : <boolean>, // C?Whether this group's record is in active use
    "type" : "<code>", // C? R! person | animal | practitioner | device | medication | substance
    "actual" : false, // C? R! 
    "code" : { CodeableConcept }, // C?Kind of Group members
    "name" : "<string>", // C?Label for Group
    "quantity" : "<unsignedInt>", // C?Number of members
    "managingEntity" : { Reference(Organization) }, // C?Entity that is the custodian of the Group's definition
    "characteristic" : [{ BackboneElement }] // C?Include / Exclude group members by Trait
  }

 

Alternate definitions: Master Definition (XML, JSON), Schematron

PathNameConformanceValueSet
Group.languageCommon LanguagespreferredCommon Languages
Group.typeGroupTyperequiredGroupType
Group.code?extexample
Group.characteristic.code?extexample
Group.characteristic.value[x]?extexample
.