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A curated namespace that issues unique symbols within that namespace for the identification of concepts, people, devices, etc. Represents a "System" used within the Identifier and Coding data types.


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
name1..1stringName for this naming system (computer friendly)
status1..1codedraft | active | retired | unknown
kind1..1codecodesystem | identifier | root
date1..1dateTimeDate last changed
publisher0..1stringName of the publisher (organization or individual)
contact0..*ContactDetailContact details for the publisher
responsible0..1stringWho maintains system namespace?
type0..1CodeableConcepte.g. driver, provider, patient, bank etc.
description0..1markdownNatural language description of the naming system
useContext0..*UsageContextThe context that the content is intended to support
jurisdiction0..*CodeableConceptIntended jurisdiction for naming system (if applicable)
usage0..1stringHow/where is it used
uniqueId1..*BackboneElementUnique identifiers used for system

Search Parameters

contexttokenA use context assigned to the naming systemNamingSystem.useContext.value
context-quantityquantityA quantity- or range-valued use context assigned to the naming systemNamingSystem.useContext.value
context-typetokenA type of use context assigned to the naming systemNamingSystem.useContext.code
datedateThe naming system publication
descriptionstringThe description of the naming systemNamingSystem.description
jurisdictiontokenIntended jurisdiction for the naming systemNamingSystem.jurisdiction
namestringComputationally friendly name of the naming
publisherstringName of the publisher of the naming systemNamingSystem.publisher
statustokenThe current status of the naming systemNamingSystem.status
context-type-quantitycompositeA use context type and quantity- or range-based value assigned to the naming systemNamingSystem.useContext
context-type-valuecompositeA use context type and value assigned to the naming systemNamingSystem.useContext
contactstringName of an individual to
id-typetokenoid | uuid | uri | otherNamingSystem.uniqueId.type
kindtokencodesystem | identifier | rootNamingSystem.kind
perioddateWhen is identifier valid?NamingSystem.uniqueId.period
responsiblestringWho maintains system namespace?NamingSystem.responsible
telecomtokenContact details for individual or
typetokene.g. driver, provider, patient, bank etc.NamingSystem.type
valuestringThe unique identifierNamingSystem.uniqueId.value