HL7 Norway implementation guide for FHIR

Patient

A general Norwegian specific profile to describe how to generically exchange patient data. To define a patient, the Condition resource is used.

Formal Definition

A formal definition of this profile can be found here.

XML Example of an Operation Note profile

An XML example that conforms to the profile.

Constraints

  • A patient has either at least 1 and a maximum of 2 Patient IDs
  • A patient ID can be an F-number, H-number, D-Number or an FH-number.

RESTful Operations

For the current Use Case the following RESTful operations will be supported:

  • CREATE
  • UPDATE
  • TRANSACTION

Perhaps in the future other client applications will be able to query the FHIR server. In that case, the following operations will have to be supported as well:

  • READ
  • SEARCH

Search parameters

The FHIR server must be able to search for patients on the following attributes:

  • Patient.identifier