HL7 FHIR Implementation Guide: Breast Cancer Data, Release 1 - US Realm (Draft for Comment 2)



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A name used by a human being, written as it would be typically expressed. May include a breakdown of the various elements of the name (family name, given name, etc.).

This logical model was published on Fri Aug 17 00:00:00 UTC 2018 as a draft by The HL7 Cancer Interoperability Group sponsored by Clinical Interoperability Council Work Group (CIC).

This IG does not define a corresponding profile for this logical model.

NameFlagsCard.TypeDescription & Constraintsdoco
.. cimi-element-PersonName-model 0..*
... nameAsText 0..1stringThe name as plain unstructured or semi-structured text.
... purpose 0..1CodingWhy the item is used.
Binding: NameUse (required)
... effectiveTimePeriod 0..1http://hl7.org/fhir/us/breastcancer/StructureDefinition/shr-core-EffectiveTimePeriod-modelThe date and time span for which something is active, valid, or in force.
... prefix 0..*stringContains a set of honorific terms that typically appear before a person's name, for example Mr., Mrs., Dr., etc.
... givenName 0..*stringThe person's given name - e.g., John
... middleName 0..*stringThe person's middle name.
... familyName 0..*stringThe portion of a person's name that reflects the genealogy of the person. In western cultures, this is the 'last' name. In eastern cultures, the family name appears before the person's given name(s). In some cultures (e.g. Eritrea) the family name of a son is the first name of his father. (Source: HL7 V3).
... suffix 0..*stringPart of the name that is acquired as a title due to academic, legal, employment or nobility status, etc. and that appears at the end of the name.

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