Point-of-Care Device Implementation Guide
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Point-of-Care Device Implementation Guide, published by HL7 International - Health Care Devices Work Group. This is not an authorized publication; it is the continuous build for version current). This version is based on the current content of https://github.com/HL7/uv-pocd/ and changes regularly. See the Directory of published versions

Artifact List

This page provides a list of the FHIR artifacts defined as part of this implementation guide.

Structures: Resource Profiles

These define constraints on FHIR resources that need to be complied with by conformant implementations

MDS Device profile

StructureDefinition for Device resources that represent a Medical Device System (MDS). This is the top-level resource in the hierarchical model of a Point-of-Care device.

VMD Device profile

StructureDefinition for Device resources that represent Virtual Medical Devices (VMD). These are medical-related subsystems in the hierarchical model of a Point-of-Care device.

Channel Device profile

StructureDefinition for Device resources that represent Channels, which are used for grouping metrics together.

Numeric DeviceMetric profile

StructureDefinition for DeviceMetric resources that represent numerical measurements, calculations, or settings characteristics and capabilities.

Enumeration DeviceMetric profile

StructureDefinition for DeviceMetric resources that represent coded or text status, annotations, or settings characteristics and capabilities.

Numeric Observation profile

StructureDefinition for Observation resources that represent numerical measurements, calculations, or settings.

Compound Numeric Observation profile

StructureDefinition for Observation resources that represent numerical measurements, calculations, or settings with multiple components.

Enumeration Observation profile

StructureDefinition for Observation resources that represent coded or text status, annotations, or settings.

Patient profile

StructureDefinition for Patient resources that represent demographics and other administrative information.

Practitioner profile

StructureDefinition for Practitioner resources that represent demographics and other administrative information.

Observation profile

StructureDefinition for measurements and simple assertions made about a patient, device or other subject.

Structures: Extension Definitions

These define constraints on FHIR data types that need to be complied with by conformant implementations

Device Instance extension

StructureDefinition that adds an instance number to Device.

Approved Jurisdictions extension

StructureDefinition that adds approved jurisdictions to a Device.

Operator extension

StructureDefinition that adds an operator to a Device.

Operating hours extension

StructureDefinition that adds operating hours to a Device.

Operating cycles extension

StructureDefinition that adds operating cycles to a Device.

Operating mode extension

StructureDefinition that adds an operating mode to a Device.

Relation extension

StructureDefinition that adds relations to a DeviceMetric.

Terminology: Value Sets

These define sets of codes used by systems conforming with this implementation guide

MDC Object infrastructure and Device nomenclature

ValueSet for the ISO/IEEE 11073-10101 Nomenclature filtered by Object partition.

MDC Metric nomenclature

ValueSet for the ISO/IEEE 11073-10101 Nomenclature filtered by Metric partition.

MDC Unit of Measurement

ValueSet for the ISO/IEEE 11073-10101 Nomenclature filtered by Dimension partition.

Operating mode codes

ValueSet for IEEE 11073-10207 MdsState/OperatingMode.

Safety classification codes

ValueSet for IEEE 11073-10207 SafetyClassification.

Kind of relation codes

ValueSet for IEEE 11073-10207 Relation/Kind.

Observation interpretation codes

Observation interpretation codes including measurement status.

Terminology: Code Systems

These define new code systems used by systems conforming with this implementation guide

Operating mode codes

Operating mode definitions from the ISO/IEEE 11073-10207.

Safety classification codes

Safety classification definitions from the ISO/IEEE 11073-10207.

Kind of relation codes

Relation definitions from the ISO/IEEE 11073-10207.

Measurement status codes

Measurement status definitions from the ISO/IEEE 11073-10201 DIM.

Example: Example Instances

These are example instances that show what data produced and consumed by systems conforming with this implementation guide might look like

Patient Monitor MDS example

Example of a Device resource that represents a patient monitor.

ECG VMD example

Example of a Device resource that represents an ECG subsystem.

NBP VMD example

Example of a Device resource that represents a non-invasive blood pressure subsystem.

ECG Channel example

Example of a Device resource that represents an ECG channel.

Heart Rate Channel example

Example of a Device resource that represents a heart rate channel.

NBP Channel example

Example of a Device resource that represents a non-invasive blood pressure channel.

Rhythm Status Enumeration metric example

Example of a DeviceMetric resource that represents a rhythm status metric.

Heart Rate Numeric metric example

Example of a DeviceMetric resource that represents a heart rate metric.

NBP Numeric metric example

Example of a DeviceMetric resource that represents a non-invasive blood pressure metric.

Rhythm Status Enumeration observation example

Example of an Observation resource that represents coded status.

Heart Rate Numeric observation example

Example of an Observation resource that represents numerical measurement.

NBP Numeric observation example

Example of an Observation resource that represents numerical measurement with multiple components.

Some Patient example

Example of a Patient resource.

Some Location example

Example of a Location resource.