Enum HumanName.NameUse

    • Enum Constant Detail

      • OFFICIAL

        public static final HumanName.NameUse OFFICIAL
        The formal name as registered in an official (government) registry, but which name might not be commonly used. May be called \"legal name\".
      • TEMP

        public static final HumanName.NameUse TEMP
        A temporary name. Name.period can provide more detailed information. This may also be used for temporary names assigned at birth or in emergency situations.
      • NICKNAME

        public static final HumanName.NameUse NICKNAME
        A name that is used to address the person in an informal manner, but is not part of their formal or usual name.

        public static final HumanName.NameUse ANONYMOUS
        Anonymous assigned name, alias, or pseudonym (used to protect a person's identity for privacy reasons).
      • OLD

        public static final HumanName.NameUse OLD
        This name is no longer in use (or was never correct, but retained for records).
      • MAIDEN

        public static final HumanName.NameUse MAIDEN
        A name used prior to changing name because of marriage. This name use is for use by applications that collect and store names that were used prior to a marriage. Marriage naming customs vary greatly around the world, and are constantly changing. This term is not gender specific. The use of this term does not imply any particular history for a person's name.
    • Method Detail

      • values

        public static HumanName.NameUse[] values()
        Returns an array containing the constants of this enum type, in the order they are declared. This method may be used to iterate over the constants as follows:
        for (HumanName.NameUse c : HumanName.NameUse.values())
        an array containing the constants of this enum type, in the order they are declared
      • valueOf

        public static HumanName.NameUse valueOf​(String name)
        Returns the enum constant of this type with the specified name. The string must match exactly an identifier used to declare an enum constant in this type. (Extraneous whitespace characters are not permitted.)
        name - the name of the enum constant to be returned.
        the enum constant with the specified name
        IllegalArgumentException - if this enum type has no constant with the specified name
        NullPointerException - if the argument is null
      • fromCode

        public static HumanName.NameUse fromCode​(String codeString)
                                          throws org.hl7.fhir.exceptions.FHIRException