Enum Patient.LinkType

java.lang.Object
java.lang.Enum<Patient.LinkType>
org.hl7.fhir.r5.model.Patient.LinkType
All Implemented Interfaces:
Serializable, Comparable<Patient.LinkType>
Enclosing class:
Patient

public static enum Patient.LinkType extends Enum<Patient.LinkType>
  • Enum Constant Details

    • REPLACEDBY

      public static final Patient.LinkType REPLACEDBY
      The patient resource containing this link must no longer be used. The link points forward to another patient resource that must be used in lieu of the patient resource that contains this link.
    • REPLACES

      public static final Patient.LinkType REPLACES
      The patient resource containing this link is the current active patient record. The link points back to an inactive patient resource that has been merged into this resource, and should be consulted to retrieve additional referenced information.
    • REFER

      public static final Patient.LinkType REFER
      The patient resource containing this link is in use and valid but not considered the main source of information about a patient. The link points forward to another patient resource that should be consulted to retrieve additional patient information.
    • SEEALSO

      public static final Patient.LinkType SEEALSO
      The patient resource containing this link is in use and valid, but points to another patient resource that is known to contain data about the same person. Data in this resource might overlap or contradict information found in the other patient resource. This link does not indicate any relative importance of the resources concerned, and both should be regarded as equally valid.
    • NULL

      public static final Patient.LinkType NULL
      added to help the parsers with the generic types
  • Method Details

    • values

      public static Patient.LinkType[] values()
      Returns an array containing the constants of this enum type, in the order they are declared.
      Returns:
      an array containing the constants of this enum type, in the order they are declared
    • valueOf

      public static Patient.LinkType 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.)
      Parameters:
      name - the name of the enum constant to be returned.
      Returns:
      the enum constant with the specified name
      Throws:
      IllegalArgumentException - if this enum type has no constant with the specified name
      NullPointerException - if the argument is null
    • fromCode

      public static Patient.LinkType fromCode(String codeString) throws org.hl7.fhir.exceptions.FHIRException
      Throws:
      org.hl7.fhir.exceptions.FHIRException
    • toCode

      public String toCode()
    • getSystem

      public String getSystem()
    • getDefinition

    • getDisplay

      public String getDisplay()