Argonaut Questionnaire Implementation Guide (Release 1.0.0 )

This page is part of the Argonaut Questionnaire Implementation Guide (v1.0.0: Release) based on FHIR R3. This is the current published version. For a full list of available versions, see the Directory of published versions

Argonaut Adaptive Questionnaire Service CapabilityStatement

This section outlines conformance requirements for the Argonaut Questionnaire Adaptive QuestionService. It is responsible for providing questions in response to requests and determining the next question and calculation of the score for an Adaptive Questionnaires. It supports the Argonaut Adaptive QuestionnaireResponse Profile and the transactions associated with the adaptive questionnaires. Note that the Argonaut Profile and next-question OperationDefinition identify the structural constraints, terminology bindings and invariants.

  • FHIR Version: 3.0.1
  • Supported formats: xml, json
  • Published: 2019-02-26
  • Published by: The Argonaut Project

FHIR RESTful Capabilities

The Argonaut Adaptive Questionnaire Service SHALL:

  1. Implement the RESTful behavior according to the FHIR specification including returning the appropriate response classes as described in the FHIR specification for FHIR RESTful API.
  2. Support json resource formats for all Argonaut Questionnaire interactions.
  3. Declare a CapabilityStatement identifying the list of profiles, operations, search parameter supported.

The Argonaut Adaptive Questionnaire Service SHOULD:

  1. Support xml resource formats for all Argonaut questionnaire interactions.
  2. Provide a mechanism for discovery of the adaptive forms it offers.


For general security consideration refer to the Security and Privacy Considerations.

RESTful Capabilities by Resource/Profile:

Summary of Operations

  • SHALL support the $next-question operation.
  • Summary of Search Criteria

    Resource TypeSupported ProfilesSupported SearchesSupported Includes

    Argonaut Adaptive QuestionnaireResponse Profile


    Supported Profiles:

    Argonaut Adaptive QuestionnaireResponse Profile

    Profile Interaction Summary:

    • MAY support search-type, read, vread.

    Fetch and Search Criteria:

    • A server MAY be capable of returning a QuestionnaireResponse resource using:
      GET [base]/QuestionnaireResponse/[id]