A booking of a healthcare event among patient(s), practitioner(s), related person(s) and/or device(s) for a specific date/time.
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0. References to FHIR Profiles
STU3 | Developed Profile:
STU3 | HL7 Base Profile:
STU3 | User Stories:
1. Key FHIR Elements
The following FHIR elements have been identified as key to the implementation:
|Appointment.status||1..1||proposed | pending | booked | arrived | fulfilled | cancelled | noshow | entered-in-error||https://www.hl7.org/fhir/valueset-appointmentstatus.html|
|Appointment.description||0..1||Free text field for Reason this appointment is scheduled||To get the person treated by a surgeon|
|Appointment.slot||1..1||The slots that this appointment is filling||Reference (Slot) https://www.hl7.org/fhir/slot.html|
|Appointment.participant.actor (Reference | Patient)||1..*||Participants involved in appointment, Person, Location/HealthcareService or Device||Reference (Patient) https://www.hl7.org/fhir/patient.html|
|Appointment.supportingInformation||0..1||Additional information to support the appointment||Reference (Resource)|