Procedure is a FHIR Resource that represents an action that is or was performed on or for a patient. This can be a physical intervention like an operation, or less invasive like long term services, counseling, or hypnotherapy.
Many payers make this available in a basic form derived from a patient's claims, but some also provide a more detailed view of the patient's procedure if they have a more robust provider-payer clinical data exchange, such as quality measures.
The full list of search parameters can be found here. Some of the most important are:
The ID of the patient for whom the procedure was performed. We recommend using this search parameter along with the
While some servers may support a resource-level search without any parameters, not all do. We recommend using the format below with the patient ID via the
$PATIENT_ID wildcard as a search parameter.
This is a sample request using
curl "https://api.flexpa.com/fhir/Procedure?patient=$PATIENT_ID" \
-H "Authorization: Bearer $ACCESS_TOKEN"
This is a sample response from Humana using in Flexpa APItest mode