Terminology > Identifiers
The following names (URIs) may be used in the system element of the Identifier data type. If a URI is defined here, it SHALL be used in preference to any other identifying mechanism. If an identifier system is not listed here, the correct URI may be determined by working with the Standards team.
|Ontario, Canada Personal Health Number
|College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario
|FCN - Facility Number Ontario Organization Identifiers assigned by the Ministry of Health
|UPI - Unique Provider Identifier Unique Provider Identifier
Code System Identifiers
|Contains codes required to identify if the patient speaks/understands an offical language (english/french), or if she/he does not and an interpretor is required.
|Codes for general categories of communications
|Represents the ‘Most Commonly Used’ clinical problems, conditions, diagnoses, symptoms, findings and complaints, as interpreted by the provider
|Code that identifies the event this message represents and connects it with its definition. Events defined as part of the FHIR specification.Alternatively uri to the EventDefinition
|Types of personal relationships between two living subjects
|A role type that is used to categorize an entity that delivers health care in an expected and professional manner to an entity in need of health care services. Examples: Registered Nurse, Chiropractor, Physician, Custodial Care Clinic.
|Contains business-specific nuances of the business state
|Contains codes indicating the type of action that is expected to be performed