Deprecation notice:

Parsing XML elements to FlowFile attributes is not recommend and should be replaced with record-oriented handling

Please consider using one the following alternatives: No alternative components suggested.


Extracts information from an Consolidated CDA formatted FlowFile and provides individual attributes as FlowFile attributes. The attributes are named as <Parent> <dot> <Key>. If the Parent is repeating, the naming will be <Parent> <underscore> <Parent Index> <dot> <Key>. For example, section.act_07.observation.name=Essential hypertension

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CCDA, healthcare, extract, attributes


In the list below, the names of required properties appear in bold. Any other properties (not in bold) are considered optional. The table also indicates any default values.

Display NameAPI NameDefault ValueAllowable ValuesDescription
Skip Validationskip-validationtrue
  • true
  • false
Whether or not to validate CDA message values


successA FlowFile is routed to this relationship if it is properly parsed as CDA and its contents extracted as attributes.
failureA FlowFile is routed to this relationship if it cannot be parsed as CDA or its contents extracted as attributes.

Reads Attributes:

None specified.

Writes Attributes:

None specified.

State management:

This component does not store state.


This component is not restricted.

Input requirement:

This component requires an incoming relationship.

System Resource Considerations:

None specified.