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Location

Details and position information for a physical place where services are provided and resources and participants may be stored, found, contained, or accommodated.

Properties

NameCardTypeDescription
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..*IdentifierUnique code or number identifying the location to its users
status0..1codeactive | suspended | inactive
operationalStatus0..1CodingThe operational status of the location (typically only for a bed/room)
name0..1stringName of the location as used by humans
alias0..*stringA list of alternate names that the location is known as, or was known as, in the past
description0..1stringAdditional details about the location that could be displayed as further information to identify the location beyond its name
mode0..1codeinstance | kind
type0..*CodeableConceptType of function performed
telecom0..*ContactPointContact details of the location
address0..1AddressPhysical location
physicalType0..1CodeableConceptPhysical form of the location
position0..1BackboneElementThe absolute geographic location
managingOrganization0..1ReferenceOrganization responsible for provisioning and upkeep
partOf0..1ReferenceAnother Location this one is physically a part of
hoursOfOperation0..*BackboneElementWhat days/times during a week is this location usually open
availabilityExceptions0..1stringDescription of availability exceptions
endpoint0..*ReferenceTechnical endpoints providing access to services operated for the location

Search Parameters

NameTypeDescriptionExpression
addressstringA (part of the) address of the locationLocation.address
address-citystringA city specified in an addressLocation.address.city
address-countrystringA country specified in an addressLocation.address.country
address-postalcodestringA postal code specified in an addressLocation.address.postalCode
address-statestringA state specified in an addressLocation.address.state
address-usetokenA use code specified in an addressLocation.address.use
endpointreferenceTechnical endpoints providing access to services operated for the locationLocation.endpoint
identifiertokenAn identifier for the locationLocation.identifier
namestringA portion of the location's name or aliasLocation.name
nearspecialSearch for locations where the location.position is near to, or within a specified distance of, the provided coordinates expressed as [latitude]|[longitude]|[distance]|[units] (using the WGS84 datum, see notes). If the units are omitted, then kms should be assumed. If the distance is omitted, then the server can use its own discretion as to what distances should be considered near (and units are irrelevant) Servers may search using various techniques that might have differing accuracies, depending on implementation efficiency. Requires the near-distance parameter to be provided alsoLocation.position
operational-statustokenSearches for locations (typically bed/room) that have an operational status (e.g. contaminated, housekeeping)Location.operationalStatus
organizationreferenceSearches for locations that are managed by the provided organizationLocation.managingOrganization
partofreferenceA location of which this location is a partLocation.partOf
statustokenSearches for locations with a specific kind of statusLocation.status
typetokenA code for the type of locationLocation.type