Resources
Communication

Properties

NameRequiredTypeDescription
identifierNoIdentifier[]Unique identifier
instantiatesCanonicalNocanonical[]Instantiates FHIR protocol or definition
instantiatesUriNouri[]Instantiates external protocol or definition
basedOnNoReference<Resource>[]Request fulfilled by this communication
partOfNoReference<Resource>[]Part of this action
inResponseToNoReference<Communication>[]Reply to
statusYescodepreparation / in-progress / not-done / on-hold / stopped / completed / entered-in-error / unknown
statusReasonNoCodeableConceptReason for current status
categoryNoCodeableConcept[]Message category
priorityNocoderoutine / urgent / asap / stat
mediumNoCodeableConcept[]A channel of communication
subjectNoReference<Patient / Group>Focus of message
topicNoCodeableConceptDescription of the purpose/content
aboutNoReference<Resource>[]Resources that pertain to this communication
encounterNoReference<Encounter>Encounter created as part of
sentNodateTimeWhen sent
receivedNodateTimeWhen received
recipientNoReference<Device / Organization / Patient / Practitioner / PractitionerRole / RelatedPerson / Group / CareTeam / HealthcareService>[]Message recipient
senderNoReference<Device / Organization / Patient / Practitioner / PractitionerRole / RelatedPerson / HealthcareService>Message sender
reasonCodeNoCodeableConcept[]Indication for message
reasonReferenceNoReference<Condition / Observation / DiagnosticReport / DocumentReference>[]Why was communication done?
payloadNoCommunicationPayloadMessage payload
- idNostringUnique id for inter-element referencing
- extensionNoExtension[]Additional content defined by implementations
- modifierExtensionNoExtension[]Extensions that cannot be ignored even if unrecognized
- content[x]Yesstring, Attachment, Reference<Resource>Message part content
noteNoAnnotation[]Comments made about the communication

Search Parameters

NameTypeDescriptionExpression
based-onreferenceRequest fulfilled by this communicationCommunication.basedOn
categorytokenMessage categoryCommunication.category
encounterreferenceEncounter created as part ofCommunication.encounter
identifiertokenUnique identifierCommunication.identifier
instantiates-canonicalreferenceInstantiates FHIR protocol or definitionCommunication.instantiatesCanonical
instantiates-uriuriInstantiates external protocol or definitionCommunication.instantiatesUri
mediumtokenA channel of communicationCommunication.medium
part-ofreferencePart of this actionCommunication.partOf
patientreferenceFocus of messageCommunication.subject
receiveddateWhen receivedCommunication.received
recipientreferenceMessage recipientCommunication.recipient
senderreferenceMessage senderCommunication.sender
sentdateWhen sentCommunication.sent
statustokenpreparation / in-progress / not-done / on-hold / stopped / completed / entered-in-error / unknownCommunication.status
subjectreferenceFocus of messageCommunication.subject

Inherited Properties

NameRequiredTypeDescription
idNostringLogical id of this artifact
metaNoMetaMetadata about the resource
implicitRulesNouriA set of rules under which this content was created
languageNocodeLanguage of the resource content
textNoNarrativeText summary of the resource, for human interpretation
containedNoResource[]Contained, inline Resources
extensionNoExtension[]Additional content defined by implementations
modifierExtensionNoExtension[]Extensions that cannot be ignored

To view the FHIR specification for this resource, see Communication.