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An association between a patient and an organization / healthcare provider(s) during which time encounters may occur. The managing organization assumes a level of responsibility for the patient during this time.


id0..1stringLogical id of this artifact
meta0..1MetaMetadata about the resource
implicitRules0..1uriA set of rules under which this content was created
language0..1codeLanguage of the resource content
text0..1NarrativeText summary of the resource, for human interpretation
contained0..*ResourceContained, inline Resources
extension0..*ExtensionAdditional content defined by implementations
modifierExtension0..*ExtensionExtensions that cannot be ignored
identifier0..*IdentifierBusiness Identifier(s) relevant for this EpisodeOfCare
status1..1codeplanned | waitlist | active | onhold | finished | cancelled | entered-in-error
statusHistory0..*BackboneElementPast list of status codes (the current status may be included to cover the start date of the status)
type0..*CodeableConceptType/class - e.g. specialist referral, disease management
diagnosis0..*BackboneElementThe list of diagnosis relevant to this episode of care
patient1..1ReferenceThe patient who is the focus of this episode of care
managingOrganization0..1ReferenceOrganization that assumes care
period0..1PeriodInterval during responsibility is assumed
referralRequest0..*ReferenceOriginating Referral Request(s)
careManager0..1ReferenceCare manager/care coordinator for the patient
team0..*ReferenceOther practitioners facilitating this episode of care
account0..*ReferenceThe set of accounts that may be used for billing for this EpisodeOfCare

Search Parameters

datedateThe provided date search value falls within the episode of care's periodEpisodeOfCare.period
identifiertokenBusiness Identifier(s) relevant for this EpisodeOfCareEpisodeOfCare.identifier
patientreferenceThe patient who is the focus of this episode of careEpisodeOfCare.patient
typetokenType/class - e.g. specialist referral, disease managementEpisodeOfCare.type
care-managerreferenceCare manager/care coordinator for the patientEpisodeOfCare.careManager
conditionreferenceConditions/problems/diagnoses this episode of care is forEpisodeOfCare.diagnosis.condition
incoming-referralreferenceIncoming Referral RequestEpisodeOfCare.referralRequest
organizationreferenceThe organization that has assumed the specific responsibilities of this EpisodeOfCareEpisodeOfCare.managingOrganization
statustokenThe current status of the Episode of Care as provided (does not check the status history collection)EpisodeOfCare.status