Clinical Document Architecture V2.0.1
2.1.0 - CI Build

Clinical Document Architecture V2.0.1, published by Health Level 7. This is not an authorized publication; it is the continuous build for version 2.1.0). This version is based on the current content of https://github.com/HL7/cda-core-2.0/ and changes regularly. See the Directory of published versions

Logical Model: CDAR2.Entity - XML Profile

XML representation of the Entity logical model.

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<StructureDefinition xmlns="http://hl7.org/fhir">
  <id value="Entity"/>
  <text>
    <status value="generated"/>
    <div xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">
      <p>A physical thing, group of physical things or an organization capable of participating in Acts while in a role.</p>
      <p>An entity is a physical object that has, had or will have existence. The only exception to this is Organization, which while not having a physical presence, fulfills the other characteristics of an Entity. Entity stipulates the thing itself, not the Roles it may play: the Role of Patient, e.g., is played by the Person Entity.</p>
      <p>Living subjects (including human beings), organizations, materials, places and their specializations.</p>
    </div>
  </text>
  <extension
             url="http://hl7.org/fhir/StructureDefinition/elementdefinition-namespace">
    <valueUri value="urn:hl7-org:v3"/>
  </extension>
  <url value="http://hl7.org/fhir/cda/StructureDefinition/Entity"/>
  <version value="2.1.0"/>
  <name value="CDAR2.Entity"/>
  <title value="Entity (CDA Class)"/>
  <status value="active"/>
  <experimental value="false"/>
  <date value="2021-04-15T20:51:17+00:00"/>
  <publisher value="Health Level 7"/>
  <description
               value="A physical thing, group of physical things or an organization capable of participating in Acts while in a role.
An entity is a physical object that has, had or will have existence. The only exception to this is Organization, which while not having a physical presence, fulfills the other characteristics of an Entity. Entity stipulates the thing itself, not the Roles it may play: the Role of Patient, e.g., is played by the Person Entity.
Living subjects (including human beings), organizations, materials, places and their specializations."/>
  <fhirVersion value="4.0.1"/>
  <kind value="logical"/>
  <abstract value="false"/>
  <type value="Entity"/>
  <baseDefinition value="http://hl7.org/fhir/StructureDefinition/Base"/>
  <derivation value="specialization"/>
  <snapshot>
    <element id="Entity">
      <path value="Entity"/>
      <min value="1"/>
      <max value="1"/>
      <base>
        <path value="Base"/>
        <min value="0"/>
        <max value="*"/>
      </base>
      <isModifier value="false"/>
    </element>
    <element id="Entity.classCode">
      <path value="Entity.classCode"/>
      <representation value="xmlAttr"/>
      <min value="1"/>
      <max value="1"/>
      <base>
        <path value="Entity.classCode"/>
        <min value="1"/>
        <max value="1"/>
      </base>
      <type>
        <code value="code"/>
      </type>
      <defaultValueCode value="ENT"/>
      <binding>
        <strength value="required"/>
        <valueSet value="http://terminology.hl7.org/ValueSet/v3-EntityClassRoot"/>
      </binding>
    </element>
    <element id="Entity.determinerCode">
      <path value="Entity.determinerCode"/>
      <representation value="xmlAttr"/>
      <min value="1"/>
      <max value="1"/>
      <base>
        <path value="Entity.determinerCode"/>
        <min value="1"/>
        <max value="1"/>
      </base>
      <type>
        <code value="code"/>
      </type>
      <defaultValueCode value="INSTANCE"/>
      <fixedCode value="INSTANCE"/>
      <binding>
        <strength value="required"/>
        <valueSet
                  value="http://terminology.hl7.org/ValueSet/v3-EntityDeterminer"/>
      </binding>
    </element>
    <element id="Entity.templateId">
      <path value="Entity.templateId"/>
      <definition
                  value="When valued in an instance, this attribute signals the imposition of a set of template-defined constraints. The value of this attribute provides a unique identifier for the templates in question"/>
      <min value="0"/>
      <max value="*"/>
      <base>
        <path value="Entity.templateId"/>
        <min value="0"/>
        <max value="*"/>
      </base>
      <type>
        <code value="http://hl7.org/fhir/cda/StructureDefinition/II"/>
      </type>
    </element>
    <element id="Entity.id">
      <path value="Entity.id"/>
      <min value="0"/>
      <max value="*"/>
      <base>
        <path value="Entity.id"/>
        <min value="0"/>
        <max value="*"/>
      </base>
      <type>
        <code value="http://hl7.org/fhir/cda/StructureDefinition/II"/>
      </type>
    </element>
    <element id="Entity.code">
      <path value="Entity.code"/>
      <min value="0"/>
      <max value="1"/>
      <base>
        <path value="Entity.code"/>
        <min value="0"/>
        <max value="1"/>
      </base>
      <type>
        <code value="http://hl7.org/fhir/cda/StructureDefinition/CE"/>
      </type>
      <binding>
        <strength value="extensible"/>
        <valueSet value="http://terminology.hl7.org/ValueSet/v3-EntityCode"/>
      </binding>
    </element>
    <element id="Entity.desc">
      <path value="Entity.desc"/>
      <min value="0"/>
      <max value="1"/>
      <base>
        <path value="Entity.desc"/>
        <min value="0"/>
        <max value="1"/>
      </base>
      <type>
        <code value="http://hl7.org/fhir/cda/StructureDefinition/ED"/>
      </type>
    </element>
  </snapshot>
  <differential>
    <element id="Entity">
      <path value="Entity"/>
      <min value="1"/>
      <max value="1"/>
    </element>
    <element id="Entity.classCode">
      <path value="Entity.classCode"/>
      <representation value="xmlAttr"/>
      <min value="1"/>
      <max value="1"/>
      <type>
        <code value="code"/>
      </type>
      <defaultValueCode value="ENT"/>
      <binding>
        <strength value="required"/>
        <valueSet value="http://terminology.hl7.org/ValueSet/v3-EntityClassRoot"/>
      </binding>
    </element>
    <element id="Entity.determinerCode">
      <path value="Entity.determinerCode"/>
      <representation value="xmlAttr"/>
      <min value="1"/>
      <max value="1"/>
      <type>
        <code value="code"/>
      </type>
      <defaultValueCode value="INSTANCE"/>
      <fixedCode value="INSTANCE"/>
      <binding>
        <strength value="required"/>
        <valueSet
                  value="http://terminology.hl7.org/ValueSet/v3-EntityDeterminer"/>
      </binding>
    </element>
    <element id="Entity.templateId">
      <path value="Entity.templateId"/>
      <definition
                  value="When valued in an instance, this attribute signals the imposition of a set of template-defined constraints. The value of this attribute provides a unique identifier for the templates in question"/>
      <min value="0"/>
      <max value="*"/>
      <type>
        <code value="http://hl7.org/fhir/cda/StructureDefinition/II"/>
      </type>
    </element>
    <element id="Entity.id">
      <path value="Entity.id"/>
      <min value="0"/>
      <max value="*"/>
      <type>
        <code value="http://hl7.org/fhir/cda/StructureDefinition/II"/>
      </type>
    </element>
    <element id="Entity.code">
      <path value="Entity.code"/>
      <min value="0"/>
      <max value="1"/>
      <type>
        <code value="http://hl7.org/fhir/cda/StructureDefinition/CE"/>
      </type>
      <binding>
        <strength value="extensible"/>
        <valueSet value="http://terminology.hl7.org/ValueSet/v3-EntityCode"/>
      </binding>
    </element>
    <element id="Entity.desc">
      <path value="Entity.desc"/>
      <min value="0"/>
      <max value="1"/>
      <type>
        <code value="http://hl7.org/fhir/cda/StructureDefinition/ED"/>
      </type>
    </element>
  </differential>
</StructureDefinition>