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Req-697: Manage Practitioner/Patient Relationships
Release Package: 2013 Format

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2013 Format

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Manage Practitioner/Patient Relationships


STATEMENT: Identify relationships among providers treating a single patient, and provide the ability to manage patient lists assigned to a particular provider.
DESCRIPTION: This function addresses the ability to access and update current information about the relationships between caregivers and the patients. This information should be able to flow seamlessly between the different components of the system, and between the EHR system and other systems. Business rules may be reflected in the presentation of, and the access to this information. The relationship among providers treating a single patient will include any necessary chain of authority/responsibility.
Example: In a care setting with multiple providers, where the patient can only see certain kinds of providers (or an individual provider); allow the selection of only the appropriate providers.
Example: The user is presented with a list of people assigned to a given practitioner and may alter the assignment as required - to a group, to another individual or by sharing the assignment.

Related Requirements:

Relationship Release Package Requirement ID Requirement Title Requirement Type SHALL / SHOULD / MAY Compare Requirements
Req-697 Is Child Of 2013 Format Req-285 Administrative and Financial Header Not Applicable Compare
Req-697 Is Parent Of 2013 Format Req-461 Support the addition or exclusion of patients from registries by authorized users Normative Statements SHOULD Compare




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