The FHIR profiles used for the Discharge Details Event Message Bundle

The following FHIR profiles are used to form the Discharge Details Event Message Bundle:

Discharge Details Event data item mapping to FHIR profiles

The Child Health Event data items are fulfilled by elements within the FHIR resources listed below:

DCH Data Item FHIR resource element Mandatory/Required/Optional Note
Date and Time of Discharge CareConnect-DCH-Encounter-1.period.end Required  
ODS/ORD Site Code CareConnect-Location-1.identifier (ODS Site Code) Required  
Discharging Clinician CareConnect-DCH-Practitioner-1 Required  
Discharging Clinician Identifier CareConnect-DCH-Practitioner-1.identifier.value Required  
Identifier Issuer CareConnect-DCH-Practitioner-1.identifier.system Required *
Discharging Speciality/Department DCH-HealthcareService-1.specialty Required  
Discharge method CareConnect-DCH-Encounter-1.hospitalization.dischargeMethod Required  
Discharge destination CareConnect-DCH-Encounter-1.hospitalization.dischargeDisposition Required  
Discharge address CareConnect-Location-1.address Required Discharge address required if it is not to the usual place of residence.

* The Professional Registration Body identifier, e.g. the discharging Clinician’s GMC number, is recorded as Responsible Clinician Identifier in element CareConnect-DCH-Practitioner-1.identifier.value.
The identifier for the issuing Professional Registration Body is recorded as Identifier Issuer in element CareConnect-DCH-Practitioner-1.identifier.system as follows:

Issuing Professional Registration Body Identifier
General Dental Council Identifier
General Medical Council Identifier
Health and Care Professions Council Identifier
Nursing and Midwifery Council Identifier

Reference Linkage Diagram

This Linkage diagram defines the required references that SHALL be made between resources within the DCH Event Message bundle. It includes both Header and Payload resources (but omits the DCH-Bundle-1 wrapper).


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