Clinical Document Architecture V2.1
2.1.0 - CI Build

Clinical Document Architecture V2.1, 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

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.

The official URL for this profile is:

http://hl7.org/fhir/cda/StructureDefinition/Entity

Formal Views of Profile Content

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

This structure is derived from Base

Summary

Mandatory: 0 element (2 nested mandatory elements)
Fixed Value: 1 element

This structure is derived from Base

Summary

Mandatory: 0 element (2 nested mandatory elements)
Fixed Value: 1 element

 

Other representations of profile: Schematron

Terminology Bindings

PathConformanceValueSet / Code
Entity.classCoderequiredEntityClassRoot
Entity.determinerCoderequiredFixed Value: INSTANCE
Entity.codeextensibleEntityCode