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

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An example of an order to not turn a patient (id = "do-not-turn")

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

<ServiceRequest xmlns="">
  <id value="do-not-turn"/> 
  <!--    placer identifier   -->
  <text> <status value="generated"/> <div xmlns=""><p> <b> Generated Narrative</b> </p> <div style="display: inline-block; background-color: #d9e0e7; padding: 6px; margin: 4px; border: 1px
       solid #8da1b4; border-radius: 5px; line-height: 60%"><p style="margin-bottom: 0px">Resource &quot;do-not-turn&quot; </p> </div> <p> <b> identifier</b> : id: 20170201-0002</p> <p> <b> status</b> : active</p> <p> <b> intent</b> : order</p> <p> <b> priority</b> : stat</p> <p> <b> doNotPerform</b> : true</p> <p> <b> code</b> : Turning patient in bed (procedure) <span style="background: LightGoldenRodYellow; margin: 4px; border: 1px solid khaki"> (<a href="">SNOMED CT</a> #359962006)</span> </p> <p> <b> subject</b> : <a href="patient-example.html">Patient/example</a>  &quot;Peter CHALMERS&quot;</p> <p> <b> authoredOn</b> : 2017-02-01T17:23:07Z</p> <p> <b> requester</b> : <a href="practitioner-example.html">Practitioner/example: Dr Adam Careful</a>  &quot;Adam CAREFUL&quot;</p> </div> </text> <identifier> 
    <system value="">
    <value value="20170201-0002"/> 
  <status value="active"/> 
  <intent value="order"/> 
  <priority value="stat"/> 
  <doNotPerform value="true"/> 
      <system value=""/> 
      <code value="359962006"/> 
      <display value="Turning patient in bed (procedure)"/> 
    <reference value="Patient/example"/> 
  <!--    TimeStamp when order authorized   -->
  <authoredOn value="2017-02-01T17:23:07Z"/> 
      <reference value="Practitioner/example"/> 
      <display value="Dr Adam Careful"/> 
  <!--    demonstrating in this example the reason reference element    -->
      <display value="Patient has a spinal fracture"/> 

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.