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Detailed Descriptions for the elements in the EntryDefinition resource.

EntryDefinition
Element IdEntryDefinition
Definition

Catalog entries are wrappers that contextualize items included in a catalog.

Control1..1
EntryDefinition.identifier
Element IdEntryDefinition.identifier
Definition

Used in supporting different identifiers for the same product, e.g. manufacturer code and retailer code.

NoteThis is a business identifer, not a resource identifier (see discussion)
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TypeIdentifier
Summarytrue
EntryDefinition.type
Element IdEntryDefinition.type
Definition

The type of item - medication, device, service, protocol or other.

Control0..1
TypeCodeableConcept
EntryDefinition.orderable
Element IdEntryDefinition.orderable
Definition

Whether the entry represents an orderable item.

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Typeboolean
Summarytrue
EntryDefinition.referencedItem
Element IdEntryDefinition.referencedItem
Definition

The item in a catalog or definition.

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TypeReference(Medication | Device | Organization | Practitioner | HealthcareService | ActivityDefinition | PlanDefinition | SpecimenDefinition | ObservationDefinition | Binary)
Summarytrue
EntryDefinition.additionalIdentifier
Element IdEntryDefinition.additionalIdentifier
Definition

Used in supporting related concepts, e.g. NDC to RxNorm.

Control0..*
TypeIdentifier
EntryDefinition.classification
Element IdEntryDefinition.classification
Definition

Classes of devices, or ATC for medication.

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TypeCodeableConcept
EntryDefinition.status
Element IdEntryDefinition.status
Definition

Used to support catalog exchange even for unsupported products, e.g. getting list of medications even if not prescribable.

Control0..1
Terminology BindingPublicationStatus (Required)
Typecode
EntryDefinition.validityPeriod
Element IdEntryDefinition.validityPeriod
Definition

The time period in which this catalog entry is expected to be active.

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TypePeriod
EntryDefinition.lastUpdated
Element IdEntryDefinition.lastUpdated
Definition

Typically date of issue is different from the beginning of the validity. This can be used to see when an item was last updated.

Control0..1
TypedateTime
Comments

Perhaps not needed - if we use fhir resource metadata.

EntryDefinition.additionalCharacteristic
Element IdEntryDefinition.additionalCharacteristic
Definition

Used for examplefor Out of Formulary, or any specifics.

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TypeCodeableConcept
EntryDefinition.additionalClassification
Element IdEntryDefinition.additionalClassification
Definition

User for example for ATC classification, or.

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TypeCodeableConcept
EntryDefinition.relatedEntry
Element IdEntryDefinition.relatedEntry
Definition

Used for example, to point to a substance, or to a device used to administer a medication.

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EntryDefinition.relatedEntry.relationtype
Element IdEntryDefinition.relatedEntry.relationtype
Definition

The type of relation to the related item: child, parent, packageContent, containerPackage, usedIn, uses, requires, etc.

Control1..1
Terminology BindingEntryDefinitionRelationType (Required)
Typecode
EntryDefinition.relatedEntry.item
Element IdEntryDefinition.relatedEntry.item
Definition

The reference to the related item.

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TypeReference(EntryDefinition)