FHIR Operations

A post from the FHIR place about the new operation framework in DSTU-2

Resource References, v2 Messages and Locations

There’s been an interesting conversation today on the Implementers chat about the various ways that one resource can reference another, and there are a number of possibilities! They are all variants of the Resource Reference so, lets’ take a quick look at that before we dive into the details.

The resource reference element has 2 properties:

  • The reference, which is a string
  • The display – also a string.

and both properties are optional.

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More Messages

My colleague Rene Spronk (with the excellent singing voice) has just posted a white paper on FHIR Messages.

FHIR messaging is one of the tracks at the next connectathon on May, so it’s good to be thinking about this stuff now…