NHS Digital FHIR Medicines

This guidance is under active development by NHS Digital and content may be added or updated on a regular basis.


Profile Description
ExtensionDMResponsiblePractitioner Responsible Practitioner
ExtensionDMControlledDrug Legal requirement for Controlled Drug prescription - quantity must be expressed in words
ExtensionDMPrescriptionId The globally unique number (DCE UUID) that identifies the Prescription clinical event. The Identifier Global datatype flavour is used to carry this information as follows: the root attribute shall contain the value of the DCE UUID
ExtensionperformerSiteType The nature of the role played by the Nominated Pharmacy in the act of dispensing the medication.
ExtensionNHSBSAprescriptionType The category of a prescription
ExtensionEPSTaskBusinessStatus The overall status of the prescription
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