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Medical Equipment Section

[Section: templateId 2.16.840.1.113883.]

The Medical Equipment section defines a patient's implanted and external medical devices and equipment that their health status depends on, as well as any pertinent equipment or device history. This section is also used to itemize any pertinent current or historical durable medical equipment (DME) used to help maintain the patient's health status. All pertinent equipment relevant to the diagnosis, care, and treatment of a patient should be included.

  1. SHALL contain exactly one [1..1] templateId ( CONF:7944.CONF:10404 ) such that it
    1. SHALL contain exactly one [1..1] @root="2.16.840.1.113883."
  2. SHALL contain exactly one [1..1] code (CONF:15381)/@code="46264-8" Medical Equipment (CodeSystem: 2.16.840.1.113883.6.1 LOINC) (CONF:15382)
  3. SHALL contain exactly one [1..1] title (CONF:7946)
  4. SHALL contain exactly one [1..1] text (CONF:7947)
  5. SHOULD contain zero or more [0..*] entry (CONF:7948.CONF:8755)
    1. Contains exactly one [1..1] Non Medicinal Supply Activity (templateId: 2.16.840.1.113883.