NHS Digital FHIR Medicines

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

MessageDefinition

The following FHIR Event messages are defined in this implementation Guide.

Prescription Messages Description
prescription-order A message to order or request for both supply of the medication and the instructions for administration of the medication to a patient.
prescription-order-update A message to request alteration of a prescription-order. This may alter or cancel individial MedicationRequests
prescription-order-response A response message to the update (cancel) request

Dispense Messages Description
dispense-notification A dispensing notification event message
dispense-notification-update A replacement of a dispensing notification message

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