OperationOutcome - FHIR Resource (stu3)

This OperationOutcome Resource uses the FHIR API standard for access and structure.

Validate an OperationOutcome FHIR Resource (stu3)

Resource Attributes

AttributeField is listTypeDescription
issuetrueData Type# A single issue associated with the action

OperationOutcome Example

  "resourceType": "OperationOutcome",
  "text": {
    "status": "additional",
    "div": "<div xmlns=\"http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml\">\n      <p>W is not a recognized code for Gender.</p>\n    </div>"
  "issue": [
      "code": "code-invalid",
      "severity": "error",
      "location": [
      "diagnostics": "Acme.Interop.FHIRProcessors.Patient.processGender line 2453",
      "expression": [
      "details": {
        "text": "The code \"W\" is not known and not legal in this context"
  "id": "101"

OperationOutcome Structure

  "resourceType" : "OperationOutcome",
  // from Resource: id, meta, implicitRules, and language
  // from DomainResource: text, contained, extension, and modifierExtension
  "issue" : [{ // R!  A single issue associated with the action
    "severity" : "<code>", // R!  fatal | error | warning | information
    "code" : "<code>", // R!  Error or warning code
    "details" : { CodeableConcept }, // Additional details about the error
    "diagnostics" : "<string>", // Additional diagnostic information about the issue
    "location" : ["<string>"], // Path of element(s) related to issue
    "expression" : ["<string>"] // FHIRPath of element(s) related to issue


OperationOutcome Search Parameters

The following search parameters can be used to query OperationOutcome resources. Just submit them like so:

Search ParameterField TypeResource Fields Searched