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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)

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Example of an order for an implant (id = "example-implant")

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

<ServiceRequest xmlns="">
  <id value="example-implant"/> 
  <!--    Example of a device manipulation service request   -->
  <text> <status value="generated"/> <div xmlns=""><p> <b> Generated Narrative</b> </p> <p> <b> status</b> : completed</p> <p> <b> intent</b> : order</p> <p> <b> code</b> : <span> Implant Pacemaker</span> </p> <p> <b> subject</b> : <a> Generated Summary: Medical record number: 12345 (USUAL); active: true; Peter James Chalmers
           (OFFICIAL), Jim , Peter James Windsor (MAIDEN); , Phone: (03) 5555 6473, Phone: (03) 3410
           5613, Phone: (03) 5555 8834; gender: male; birthDate: 1974-12-25; deceased: false</a> </p> <p> <b> authoredOn</b> : 2015-03-30</p> <p> <b> requester</b> : <a> Dr. Beverly Crusher. Generated Summary: </a> </p> <p> <b> performer</b> : <a> Dr Cecil Surgeon. Generated Summary: id: 23; active: true; Adam Careful </a> </p> </div> </text> <status value="completed"/> 
  <intent value="order"/> 
      <system value=""/> 
      <code value="25267002"/> 
      <display value="Insertion of intracardiac pacemaker (procedure)"/> 
    <text value="Implant Pacemaker"/> 
    <reference value="Patient/example"/> 
  <authoredOn value="2015-03-30"/> 
      <reference value="Practitioner/3ad0687e-f477-468c-afd5-fcc2bf897809"/> 
      <display value="Dr. Beverly Crusher"/> 
    <reference value="Practitioner/example"/> 
    <display value="Dr Cecil Surgeon"/> 
      <text value="Bradycardia"/> 

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.