Release 5 Draft Ballot

This is the Continuous Integration Build of FHIR (will be incorrect/inconsistent at times).
See the Directory of published versions

FHIR Infrastructure Work GroupMaturity Level: N/AStandards Status: Informative Compartments: Not linked to any defined compartments

This is a representation of the json schema for Resource, which is just a part of the full JSON Schema.

  "$schema": "",
  "id": "",
  "$ref": "#/definitions/Resource",
  "description": "see for information about the FHIR Json Schemas",
  "definitions": {
    "Resource": {
      "description": "This is the base resource type for everything.",
      "properties": {
        "resourceType": {
          "description": "This is a Resource resource",
          "const": "Resource"
        "id": {
          "description": "The logical id of the resource, as used in the URL for the resource. Once assigned, this value never changes.",
          "$ref": "id.schema.json#/definitions/id"
        "meta": {
          "description": "The metadata about the resource. This is content that is maintained by the infrastructure. Changes to the content might not always be associated with version changes to the resource.",
          "$ref": "Meta.schema.json#/definitions/Meta"
        "implicitRules": {
          "description": "A reference to a set of rules that were followed when the resource was constructed, and which must be understood when processing the content. Often, this is a reference to an implementation guide that defines the special rules along with other profiles etc.",
          "$ref": "#/definitions/uri"
        "_implicitRules": {
          "description": "Extensions for implicitRules",
          "$ref": "Element.schema.json#/definitions/Element"
        "language": {
          "description": "The base language in which the resource is written.",
          "$ref": "#/definitions/code"
        "_language": {
          "description": "Extensions for language",
          "$ref": "Element.schema.json#/definitions/Element"
      "additionalProperties": false,
      "required": [