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Detailed Descriptions for the elements in the DeviceDefinition resource.

DeviceDefinition
Element IdDeviceDefinition
Definition

The characteristics, operational status and capabilities of a medical-related component of a medical device.

Control1..1
Comments

For the initial scope, this DeviceDefinition resource is only applicable to describe a single node in the containment tree that is produced by the context scanner in any medical device that implements or derives from the ISO/IEEE 11073 standard and that does not represent a metric. Examples for such a node are MDS, VMD, or Channel.

DeviceDefinition.identifier
Element IdDeviceDefinition.identifier
Definition

Unique instance identifiers assigned to a device by the software, manufacturers, other organizations or owners. For example: handle ID.

NoteThis is a business identifer, not a resource identifier (see discussion)
Control0..*
TypeIdentifier
DeviceDefinition.udiDeviceIdentifier
Element IdDeviceDefinition.udiDeviceIdentifier
Definition

The UDI device identification for the device.

Control0..*
DeviceDefinition.udiDeviceIdentifier.deviceIdentifier
Element IdDeviceDefinition.udiDeviceIdentifier.deviceIdentifier
Definition

The identifier that is to be associated with every Device that references this DeviceDefintiion for the issuer and jurisdication porvided in the DeviceDefinition.udiDeviceIdentifier.

Control1..1
Typestring
DeviceDefinition.udiDeviceIdentifier.issuer
Element IdDeviceDefinition.udiDeviceIdentifier.issuer
Definition

The organizaiton that issued that deviceIdentifier.

Control1..1
Typeuri
DeviceDefinition.udiDeviceIdentifier.jurisdiction
Element IdDeviceDefinition.udiDeviceIdentifier.jurisdiction
Definition

The juridication to which the deviceIdentifier applies.

Control1..1
Typeuri
DeviceDefinition.manufacturer
Element IdDeviceDefinition.manufacturer
Definition

A name of the manufacturer.

Control0..1
Typestring
DeviceDefinition.deviceName
Element IdDeviceDefinition.deviceName
Definition

This represents the manufacturer's name of the device as provided by the device, from a UDI label, or by a person describing the Device. This typically would be used when a person provides the name(s) or when the device represents one of the names available from DeviceDefinition.

Control0..*
DeviceDefinition.deviceName.name
Element IdDeviceDefinition.deviceName.name
Definition

The name of the device.

Control1..1
Typestring
Alternate NamesΣ
DeviceDefinition.deviceName.type
Element IdDeviceDefinition.deviceName.type
Definition

The type of deviceName. UDILabelName | UserFriendlyName | PatientReportedName | ManufactureDeviceName | ModelName.

Control1..1
Terminology BindingDeviceNameType (Required)
Typecode
DeviceDefinition.modelNumber
Element IdDeviceDefinition.modelNumber
Definition

The model number for the device.

Control0..1
Typestring
DeviceDefinition.type
Element IdDeviceDefinition.type
Definition

What kind of device or device system this is.

Control0..1
Terminology BindingDeviceType (Required)
TypeCodeableConcept
DeviceDefinition.specialization
Element IdDeviceDefinition.specialization
Definition

This represents the manufacturer's name of the device as provided by the device, from a UDI label, or by a person describing the Device. This typically would be used when a person provides the name(s) or when the device represents one of the names available from DeviceDefinition.

Control0..*
DeviceDefinition.specialization.systemType
Element IdDeviceDefinition.specialization.systemType
Definition

The name of the device.

Control1..1
Typestring
Alternate NamesΣ
DeviceDefinition.specialization.version
Element IdDeviceDefinition.specialization.version
Definition

The standard that is used to operate and communicate. Example vocabulary: 11073 MDC.

NoteThis is a business versionId, not a resource version id (see discussion)
Control0..1
Typestring
DeviceDefinition.version
Element IdDeviceDefinition.version
Definition

The actual design of the device or software version running on the device.

NoteThis is a business versionId, not a resource version id (see discussion)
Control0..*
Typestring
DeviceDefinition.safety
Element IdDeviceDefinition.safety
Definition

Safety characteristics of the device.

Control0..*
TypeCodeableConcept
Summarytrue
DeviceDefinition.languageCode
Element IdDeviceDefinition.languageCode
Definition

Language code for the human-readable text strings produced by the device (all supported).

Control0..*
TypeCodeableConcept
DeviceDefinition.capability
Element IdDeviceDefinition.capability
Definition

Device capabilities.

Control0..*
DeviceDefinition.capability.type
Element IdDeviceDefinition.capability.type
Definition

Type of capability.

Control1..1
TypeCodeableConcept
DeviceDefinition.capability.description
Element IdDeviceDefinition.capability.description
Definition

Description of capability.

Control0..*
TypeCodeableConcept
DeviceDefinition.property
Element IdDeviceDefinition.property
Definition

The actual configuration settings of a device as it actually operates, e.g., regulation status, time properties.

Control0..*
DeviceDefinition.property.type
Element IdDeviceDefinition.property.type
Definition

Code that specifies the property DeviceDefinitionPropetyCode (Extensible).

Control1..1
TypeCodeableConcept
DeviceDefinition.property.valueQuanity
Element IdDeviceDefinition.property.valueQuanity
Definition

Property value as a quantity.

Control0..*
TypeQuantity
DeviceDefinition.property.valueCode
Element IdDeviceDefinition.property.valueCode
Definition

Property value as a code, e.g., NTP4 (synced to NTP).

Control0..*
TypeCodeableConcept
DeviceDefinition.owner
Element IdDeviceDefinition.owner
Definition

An organization that is responsible for the provision and ongoing maintenance of the device.

Control0..1
TypeReference(Organization)
DeviceDefinition.contact
Element IdDeviceDefinition.contact
Definition

Contact details for an organization or a particular human that is responsible for the device.

Control0..*
TypeContactPoint
Comments

used for troubleshooting etc.

DeviceDefinition.url
Element IdDeviceDefinition.url
Definition

A network address on which the device may be contacted directly.

Control0..1
Typeuri
Comments

If the device is running a FHIR server, the network address should be the Base URL from which a conformance statement may be retrieved.

DeviceDefinition.onlineInformation
Element IdDeviceDefinition.onlineInformation
Definition

Access to on-line information about the device.

Control0..1
Typeuri
DeviceDefinition.note
Element IdDeviceDefinition.note
Definition

Descriptive information, usage information or implantation information that is not captured in an existing element.

Control0..*
TypeAnnotation
DeviceDefinition.partOf
Element IdDeviceDefinition.partOf
Definition

The device that this component can be part of - a parent device.

Control0..*
TypeBackboneElement
DeviceDefinition.parentDevice
Element IdDeviceDefinition.parentDevice
Definition

The parent device it can be part of.

Control0..1
TypeReference(DeviceDefinition)
Summarytrue