Basic Audit Log Patterns (BALP)
1.1.3 - Trial-Implementation International flag

This page is part of the IHE Basic Audit Log Patterns (BALP) (v1.1.3: Publication) based on FHIR (HL7® FHIR® Standard) R4. This is the current published version. For a full list of available versions, see the Directory of published versions

CapabilityStatement: IHE BALP Audit Creator

Official URL: Version: 1.1.3
Active as of 2022-10-28 Computable Name: IHE_BALP_AuditCreator

CapabilityStatement for Audit Creator Actor in BALP.

This Actor is derived off of the ATNA Secure Application or Secure Node actor with ATNA ATX:FHIR Feed Option using ITI-20.

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IHE BALP Audit Creator

  • Implementation Guide Version: 1.1.3
  • FHIR Version: 4.0.1
  • Supported Formats: application/fhir+xml, application/fhir+json
  • Supported Patch Formats:
  • Published on: Fri Oct 28 00:00:00 CDT 2022
  • Published by: IHE IT Infrastructure Technical Committee

Note to Implementers: FHIR Capabilities

Any FHIR capability may be 'allowed' by the system unless explicitly marked as "SHALL NOT". A few items are marked as MAY in the Implementation Guide to highlight their potential relevance to the use case.

FHIR RESTful Capabilities

Mode: client

BALP Audit Creator will CREATE AuditEvent resources, and send them to the Audit Record Repository with ATNA ATX:FHIR Feed Option using ITI-20 FHIR support.


ATNA required, encouraged IHE-IUA or SMART-on-FHIR

Summary of System-wide Interactions

Capabilities by Resource/Profile


The summary table lists the resources that are part of this configuration, and for each resource it lists:

  • The relevant profiles (if any)
  • The interactions supported by each resource (Read, Search, Update, and Create, are always shown, while VRead, Patch, Delete, History on Instance, or History on Type are only present if at least one of the resources has support for them.
  • The required, recommended, and some optional search parameters (if any).
  • The linked resources enabled for _include
  • The other resources enabled for _revinclude
  • The operations on the resource (if any)

Resource Conformance: supportedAuditEvent

Core FHIR Resource
Reference Policy
Interaction summary
  • Supports create.

Supported Profiles


For ATNA Record Audit Event [ITI-20] using FHIR. . Note that all BALP Content profiles are listed here.