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Table 2 Example representation using a HL7 FHIR Consent resource

From: Towards a comprehensive and interoperable representation of consent-based data usage permissions in the German medical informatics initiative

CodeDescription
{
“resourceType”: “Consent”,
“status”: “active”,
Type definition
“scope”:
{
  “coding”:
  [
    {
      “system”: “http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/consentscope”,
      “code”: “patient-privacy”
    }
  ]
},
States that the represented information refers to “Agreement to collect, access, use or disclose (share) information”
“category”:
[
  {
    “coding”:
    [
      {
        “system”: “http://loinc.org”,
        “code”: “57,016–8”
      }
    ]
  }
],
States that the resource is based on a consent document
“patient”:
{
  “identifier”:
  {
    “value”: “patientf001”
  }
},
References the person
“policy”:
[
  {
    “uri”: “http://art-decor.org/decor/services/RetrieveCode?code=2.16.840.1.113883.3.1937.777.24.5.1.1&codeSystem=2.16.840.1.113883.3.1937.777.24.5.1
  }
],
List of codes
“provision”:
{
  “period”:
  {
    “start”: “2018-10-10”,
    “end”: “2023-10-09”
  }
}
Period of validity
}