Patient Demographics Query for Mobile (PDQm)
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This page is part of the IHE Patient Demographics Query for Mobile (v3.0.0: 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

Patient Demographics Query for Mobile

Official URL: Version: 3.0.0
Active as of 2024-02-23 Computable Name: IHE_PDQm

The Patient Demographics Query for Mobile (PDQm) Profile defines a lightweight RESTful interface to a patient demographics supplier leveraging technologies readily available to mobile applications and lightweight browser based applications.

Organization of This Guide

This guide is organized into the following sections:

See also the Table of Contents and the index of Artifacts defined as part of this implementation guide.

Conformance Expectations

IHE uses the normative words: “MUST”, “MUST NOT”, “REQUIRED”, “SHALL”, “SHALL NOT”, “SHOULD”, “SHOULD NOT”, “RECOMMENDED”, “MAY”, and “OPTIONAL” according to standards conventions.

PDQm uses Must Support in StructureDefinition profiles. This is equivalent to the IHE use of R2 as defined in Appendix Z.