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Orders and Observations Work GroupMaturity Level: N/AStandards Status: InformativeCompartments: Not linked to any defined compartments

Raw JSON (canonical form + also see JSON Format Specification)

Example of simple prescription task

  "resourceType": "Task",
  "id": "example3",
  "text": {
    "status": "generated",
    "div": "<div xmlns=\"\"><p><b>Generated Narrative</b></p><p><b>id</b>: example3</p><p><b>status</b>: draft</p><p><b>intent</b>: order</p><p><b>code</b>: <span>Refill Request</span></p><p><b>focus</b>: <a>Generated Summary: id: medrx002; 12345 (OFFICIAL); status: active; intent: order; <span>prescribed medication</span>; authoredOn: 2015-03-01; <span>Essential hypertension (disorder)</span>; </a></p><p><b>for</b>: <a>Generated Summary: id: f001; 738472983 (USUAL), ?ngen-9? (USUAL); active; Pieter van de Heuvel ; ph: 0648352638(MOBILE),; gender: male; birthDate: 1944-11-17; <span>Getrouwd</span>; multipleBirth</a></p><p><b>authoredOn</b>: Mar 10, 2016 10:39:32 PM</p><p><b>lastModified</b>: Mar 10, 2016 10:39:32 PM</p><p><b>requester</b>: <a>Generated Summary: id: example; Medical record number = 12345 (USUAL); active; Peter James Chalmers (OFFICIAL), Jim , Peter James Windsor (MAIDEN); -unknown-(HOME), ph: (03) 5555 6473(WORK), ph: (03) 3410 5613(MOBILE), ph: (03) 5555 8834(OLD); gender: male; birthDate: 1974-12-25; </a></p><p><b>owner</b>: <a>Generated Summary: id: example; 23; active; Adam Careful </a></p></div>"
  "status": "draft",
  "intent": "order",
  "code": {
    "text": "Refill Request"
  "focus": {
    "reference": "MedicationRequest/medrx002"
  "for": {
    "reference": "Patient/f001"
  "authoredOn": "2016-03-10T22:39:32-04:00",
  "lastModified": "2016-03-10T22:39:32-04:00",
  "requester": {
    "reference": "Patient/example"
  "owner": {
    "reference": "Practitioner/example"

Usage note: every effort has been made to ensure that the examples are correct and useful, but they are not a normative part of the specification.