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reusable content and structure for a potential care plan for a specified set of circumstances


This is a concrete item and can be implemented directly

Term: core care plan; 
Synonym: standardized care plan; 
Plural: core care plans; 


NOTE 1 A core care plan is usually based upon knowledge in clinical guidelines (including protocols).

NOTE 2 core care plans can be applied in healthcare planning as a clinical process management method.

NOTE 3 A core care plan may include advanced formulated schemes for recommended healthcare activities.


Diagrammatic representation

Simple graph - core care plan

Required associations

one or more healthcare organizations adopts a number of core care plans

Optional associations

up to one clinical pathway informs one or more core care plans
a number of care plans is based upon a number of core care plans


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core care plan