QI-Core Implementation Guide
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QI-Core Implementation Guide, published by HL7 International / Clinical Quality Information. This guide is not an authorized publication; it is the continuous build for version 6.0.0 built by the FHIR (HL7® FHIR® Standard) CI Build. This version is based on the current content of https://github.com/HL7/fhir-qi-core/ and changes regularly. See the Directory of published versions

Example Observation: Observation example

Generated Narrative: Observation

Resource Observation "example"

Profile: QICore Simple Observation

bodyPosition: Sitting position (finding) (SNOMED CT#33586001)

status: final

category: Vital Signs (Observation Category Codes#vital-signs)

code: Hemoglobin [Mass/volume] in Venous blood (LOINC#30350-3)

subject: Patient/example " CHALMERS"

encounter: Encounter/example

effective: 2013-04-02 10:30:10+0100 --> 2013-04-05 10:30:10+0100

issued: Apr 3, 2013, 2:30:10 PM

performer: Practitioner/example: Practitioner " CAREFUL"

value: 7.2 g/dl (Details: UCUM code g/dL = 'g/dL')

interpretation: Below low normal (v2 ABNORMAL FLAGS#L "Low")

bodySite: Superficial forearm vein (SNOMED CT#308046002)

method: Injection to forearm (SNOMED CT#120220003)

derivedFrom: Observation/example


code: Systolic blood pressure (LOINC#8480-6; SNOMED CT#271649006)

value: 107 mmHg (Details: UCUM code mm[Hg] = 'mm[Hg]')

interpretation: Normal (v2 ABNORMAL FLAGS#N "normal")


code: Diastolic blood pressure (LOINC#8462-4)

value: 60 mmHg (Details: UCUM code mm[Hg] = 'mm[Hg]')

interpretation: Below low normal (v2 ABNORMAL FLAGS#L "low")