How medication and dosage instructions are defined within the CareConnect-MedicationStatement-1 profiled resource

The CareConnect-MedicationStatement-1 structure definition contains a number of elements that are out of scope for this implementation guidance. Only those elements relevant to convey a medication statement with a structured dosage instruction are in scope of this guidance.

  • medicationReference
  • text
  • dosageInstruction

A complete and fit-for-purpose CareConnect-MedicationStatement-1 example would need additional elements populated, for example a reference to the patient within subject.


See Overview.


See CareConnect Text Narrative.


See Dosage Structure.

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