Owning committee name

Financial Management as custodian

Contributing or Reviewing Work Groups

  • CBCC
  • Security

FHIR Resource Development Project Insight ID


Scope of coverage

The Contract resource is used as the basal resource to convey information of all manner of contracts for financial (eg. Insurance policies), business arrangements (eg. supply contracts) and privacy and security (eg. consent directives).

RIM scope


Resource appropriateness

Contract resource is the base resource for contracts, policies, and consent directives.

Expected implementations

This is a key resource expected by most Healthcare billing implementations where Health care products and services are provided.

Content sources

Existing normative V3 and V2 specifications

Example Scenarios

Resource Relationships

Refers to Patient, Practitioner, Organization or other resources which may be the subject of the contract or a clause (term) within the contract. Is referred to by Coverage. May be referred by a resource which needs to convey consent directives.


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