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Procedure Encounter

[Encounter: templateId null]

  1. SHALL contain exactly one [1..1] @classCode="ENC" (CodeSystem: 2.16.840.1.113883.5.6 HL7ActClass) (CONF:7771)
  2. SHALL contain exactly one [1..1] @moodCode="EVN" Event (CodeSystem: 2.16.840.1.113883.5.1001 HL7ActMood) (CONF:7772)
  3. SHALL contain exactly one [1..1] id (CONF:7773)
  4. MAY satisfy: Set the encounter ID to the ID of an encounter in another section to signify they are the same encounter. (CONF:7774)

Procedure Encounter example

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
<encounter xmlns:xsi="" xmlns="urn:hl7-org:v3" xsi:schemaLocation="urn:hl7-org:v3 CDA.xsd" classCode="ENC" moodCode="EVN">
  <id root="167950709"/>
    <low value="2012"/>
    <high value="2012"/>