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Orders and Observations Work GroupMaturity Level: N/AStandards Status: InformativeCompartments: Device, Encounter, Patient, Practitioner, RelatedPerson

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

Jump past Narrative

Example of an order for an appendectomy procedure that is primarily narrative (id = "appendectomy-narrative")

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>

<ServiceRequest xmlns="">
  <id value="appendectomy-narrative"/> 
  <!--   Example of an appendectomy procedure that is primarily narrative   -->
    <status value="additional"/> 
    <div xmlns="">
      <p> Date: 2013-03-16</p> 
      <p> Patient:: Paula Patient</p> 
      <p> Ordered by: Angela Care, MD</p> 
      <p> Procedure: Routine Appendectomy</p> 
      <p> Surgeon: Dr Cecil Surgeon</p> 
  <status value="completed"/> 
  <intent value="order"/> 
    <text value="Appendectomy"/> 
    <display value="Paula Patient"/> 

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.