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Family History Section

Gives information about the Family history section

Family History Section Content

The Family history section carries details of any family history. PRSB Elements should be formatted as subheadings in any HTML sent.

Section Description Cardinality MRO* Values
Family history Information on illness in family relations relevant to the health or care of the patient. 0 to 1 O Carried in the CodeableConcept of Composition.section.code FHIR element.
PRSB Element Description Card. MRO* FHIR Target and Guidance
Family history The record of relevant illness in family relations deemed to be significant to the care or health of the patient, including mental illness and suicide, genetic information etc. 0 to 1 O The record of relevant illnesses in family relations as volunteered by the patient or their carer or representative. Text only.
* M=Mandatory R=Required O=Optional

Example Family History Section

Coded Resources

This text section should be linked to the following FHIR Resources to provide the textual information in a coded format.

  • The ITK3 FHIR Outpatient Letter does not currently support coded family history.
Tags: fhir

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